Requires Photography

Jug, plastic

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 134.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.105 H. 0.16 D.

Accession Number

72.133

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Base-ring Iware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

In form of a bull. Red clay, painted dull black. Legs partly restored; piece missing from the back.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription