Bottle

Cypriote
Bronze Age, Early Cypriote I–II Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 115.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.094 H. 0.054 D.

Accession Number

72.40

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Polished ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top, red bottom. Incised decoration. One side of neck broken.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus) (according to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Alambra, 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