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Base-ring ware juglet (bilbil)

Cypriote
Bronze Age, Late Cypriot I-II
1550–1070 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .136 H. .063 D.

Accession Number

72.1479

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jug. Dull black, with decorations in white lines; one handle; rude work.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way