Three-handled jar

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A:2–III B Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 149.

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.94

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Yellow clay; horizontal bands; on shoulder hatching and other geometric decoration.

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