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Bügelkanne. Globular with low foot. Decoration in reddish brown paint, horizontal bands. A band of zig-zags around shoulder. On upper part various curvilinear 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:1 Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 072.

Dimensions

10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.571

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels