Four-handled storage jar

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III C Period
1230–1150 B.C.


Dimensions

34 x 35 cm (13 3/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.92

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flaring rim, round body, flat base, two horizontal handles at mid-section and two on shoulder. Reddish-brown paint covers body, neck, lip and interior of upper neck.

Provenance

By 1991: Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg Collection (according to their deed of gift: from the area of Patras); gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg to MFA, February 27, 1991

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg