Skyphos

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III B Period


Dimensions

11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.933

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brown on buff. Broad band below lip, which is banded on interior; wavy line pattern; four thin bands around belly and four more at foot. Furumark MP, motif 53 (wavy line), shape 281 (deep, semi-globular cup). Granary Style or better. Similar found at Berbati, Ialisos and in the East.

Provenance

By 1960: on the art market in Athens; purchased on behalf of MFA by Cornelius C. Vermeule III; September 21, 1960: purchased by MFA from Cornelius C. Vermeule III at the original dealer's total price of $ 200.00 for 60.932- 60.934

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund