Vessel with lug handles

Early Aegean, Cycladic
Bronze Age, Early Cycladic I Period
about 3000–2800 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 004.

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

1977.799

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lug handles on either side and of a class where the shapes of the lugs, the size of the rolled rim, and the profiles vary slightly. Minor chipping at rolled-fillet rim and here and there on body. Slightly yellowish-buff patina.

Provenance

By 1976: with Mathias Komor, 19 East 71st Street, New York 10021; purchased by MFA from Mathias Komor, December 14, 1977

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund