Spout of bridge-spouted jar

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I A Period
Late Minoan I A, about 1500 B.C.


Dimensions

5.5 x 6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.1130

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Spout of bridge-spouted jar. Pink clay and dark red and white paint. High V-shaped spout with hole pushed through to interior. Heavy red strokes accenting rim of spout and area below. Arbitrarily added white dots.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alice Walton Collection; by mid 1950s: Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes Collection (purchased from Louis Joseph); gift to MFA from Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes, May 14, 1959 (accepted as Apparatus); accessioned by MFA as gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky