Bowl

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III C:1 Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 073.

Dimensions

14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

83.3

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright red clay, buff slip, red-brown paint. Coarse, dull yellow clay; decorated with several series of bands and waves on outside and inside; much worn and incrusted.

Provenance

According to MFA Register of Pottery and Porcelain, no. 4: Rhodes (Kameiros); by 1883: with M. A. Carandonis & Bros; purchased by MFA from M. A. Carandonis & Bros., January 18, 1883, for $75.00 (the total price for MFA 83.1-83.7 and 83.474)

Credit Line

Everett Fund