Jug, duck askos
Cypro-geometric III or Cypro-archaic I Period
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 152.
Length: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Bichrome III ware
Not On View
In form of duck. Geometric decoration in black and red. Mouth and one wing broken.
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