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Yellow clay; horizontal bands; on shoulder hatching and other geometric decoration.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A:2–III B Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 149.

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.94

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels