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Side-beaked jar

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Side-beaked jar. Short beak, the end broken off. Handle missing. Mottled red and black.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, 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. 014.

Dimensions

8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

09.543

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Vasilikware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels