Bronze Age, Middle Cypriote Period
about 1700–1600 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 118.
Legacy dimension: 0.173 H. 0.134 D.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Black Slip III ware
Not On View
Brown clay painted black; incised herringbone patterns.
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