Bronze Age, Late Cypriote II Period
about 1400–1300 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 134.
Legacy dimension: 0.105 H. 0.16 D.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Base-ring Iware
Not On View
In form of a bull. Red clay, painted dull black. Legs partly restored; piece missing from the back.
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