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Two-handled ovoid vase with lotus flower

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On each side a lotus flower in a panel between two cross-hatched panels. A nick in the lip. Said to be from Cyprus.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London: said from Cyprus.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Cypriote, Cypro-archaic IIB Period, about 600–475 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 190.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.199 H. 0.142 D.

Accession Number

01.8048

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bichrome V Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels