Pitcher (oinochoe)

Cypriote
Cypro-geometric III–Cypro-archaic I Period


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.18 H. 0.133 D.

Accession Number

72.96

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bichrome III ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light slip; on shoulder an aquatic bird in red and brown.

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