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Spouted jug

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Spouted jug, with bird-beaked neck and animal-form handle. White Painted III-IV Wavy Line and String-hole Styles.

Provenance

By 1964: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (purchased in London from a Cypriot runner); loaned to MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III, August 17, 1964 (loan number 144.64); gift to MFA from Cornelius C. Vermeule III, March 21, 2001, in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Middle Cypriote II-III Period, about 1800–1600 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.169

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted III–IV Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels