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Two handled bowl

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Light clay; on each side lozenges; between these a water-bird. Decorations in red.

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

Cypriote or Greek, East Greek, Archaic Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 284.

Dimensions

5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.101

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels