Hemispherical bowl

Cypriote
Bronze Age, Late Cypriote II Period
about 1400–1300 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 140.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.10 H. 0.16 D.

Accession Number

12.776

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Slip Iware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One handle. White slip. Decoration in brown paint, a band around the rim composed of two stripes within which is a checker board pattern. Vertical bands of similar design on body. From Cyprus: Cesnola.

Provenance

By date unknown: the Misses Norton Collection (according to MFA archival card: From Cyprus: Cesnola); gift of the Misses Norton to MFA, August 15, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Norton