Beaked jar

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan (II-) III Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 002.

Dimensions

5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.542

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Beaked jar. Squat body. One vertical and two horizontal looped handles. Brownish red slip with linear decoration in dark color.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, 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