Cypro-geometric III–Cypro-archaic IA Period
about 850–600 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 182.
Legacy dimension: 0.24 H. 0.197 D.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Bichrome III ware
Not On View
Light slip; bands of red and brown; on each side two birds facing a tree. Decorations restored.
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)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription