High-rimmed two-handled cup

Greek
Late Geometric Period
720–690 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 274.

Dimensions

10.5 x 12.9 cm (4 1/8 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2597

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light brown color; surface covered with narrow parallel bands; band of dots in middle of neck; in panels between each handles, a double (8-armed) swastika framed by two vertical rows of dots  solid band at base; row of dots above handles, and vertical lines on handles.

Provenance

By 1882: Edward Robinson Collection (according to his Catalogue of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Vases, no. 10: purchased in Athens in 1882; found in Attica); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, February 10, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson