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Jug

Cypriote
Bronze Age, Late Cypriote II Period
about 1400–1300 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.0265 m. Diameter 0.147 m.

Accession Number

62.1186

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Base-ring I ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jug with very long neck and small body, sharply offset foot. Two plastic rings around neck and two plastic open rings joining in vertical line on body. Very hard thin clay, dark brown burnt to light reddish-brown.

Provenance

By 1958: Horace L. Mayer Collection (loaned to MFA as 34.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 12, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer