Bowl with two horizontal handles

Greek
Late Geometric Period
about 725 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 226.

Dimensions

6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.777

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Reddish clay, decoration in black. Lower part of body painted black; a band of geometric decoration below rim, consisting of vertical lines and a waterfowl on each side, painted on yellow slip.

Cycladic, probably Melian.

Provenance

From Cesnola.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Norton