Beaked oinochoe

Cypriote
Bronze Age, Middle Cypriote II-III Period
about 1800–1600 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.148 m.

Accession Number

58.1284

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted III ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular body with very tiny neck and mouth, and small handle. White slip, dull black glaze: triangles and chevrons crosshatched on upper half of body; vertical lines on lower half; handle black, various lines on neck. Mouth chipped.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 107.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer