Jug

Early Aegean, Cycladic
Bronze Age, Middle Cycladic Period
about 1800–1600 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 22 x 16 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.387

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jug with high spout, three turned grooves at neck. In black on buff clay, three four-leafed “rosettes”. Below, two thin bands on body and one on the foot.

Provenance

By 1960: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (acquired in Athens); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, May 10, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III