Flat dish

Cypriote
Cypro-geometric II Period
about 950–850 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 153.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.253 D.

Accession Number

12.786

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bichrome Iware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two horizontal handles. On the bottom, geometric decoration in black and purple paint. A black stripe on the rim and the upper surface of the handles. In the interior a broad circular stripe in black. Marked, “Cyprus, 1874”.

Provenance

By date unknown: the Misses Norton Collection; gift of the Misses Norton to MFA, August 15, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Norton