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Bügellkanne. Globular with low foot. Decoration in brown paint. Horizontal bands. On upper part various designs.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Episkopi, 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, Late Minoan III A:2 or later Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 071.

Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.569

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels