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Pitcher fragment

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Fragment of pitcher. Rounded body, round vertical handle. Decoration dark brown, broad bands and fine horizontal lines.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Early Minoan II Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 020.

Dimensions

12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.56

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels