Jug

Cypriote
Bronze Age, Early Cypriote III Period
about 2100–2000 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 097.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.15 H. 0.101 D.

Accession Number

72.33

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Polished ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Has projection on front, perforated with two holes. Red; incised decoration, including concentric circles on body. Nozzle broken.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus) (according to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Alambra, 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)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription