Globular pot with lid

Near Eastern, Anatolian
Early Bronze Age
about 2200 B.C.


Dimensions

14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

68.745a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four small lugs equally spaced in shoulder zone are pierced. A crude low-sided bowl, broken and mended, forms the lid. The bottom is blackened from burning. Burnished red ware. Related to Vasiliki ware and Early Cycladic counterparts.
Hand-made globular pot with articulated shoulder and slightly flaring rim.

Provenance

By 1968: Richard R. Wagner Collection; gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, November 13, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner