Early Bronze Age
about 3000–2000 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 106.
Legacy dimension: 0.031 H.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black, lustrous bi-conical whorl; incised vertical bands. Large boring
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