Jar with three handles
Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A:2 (e) Period
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 148.
11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ring of dots below neck. Yellow glaze; Spirals on shoulder and arrows; horizontal stripes below, dark brown. Buff clay slip, uplifted base.
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription