Jug, with spout from shoulder
Cypro-archaic (?) period
about 700–600 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 199.
Legacy dimension: 0.195 H. 0.137 D.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, derivative of Bichrome Red Ware?
Not On View
Dull red color; horizontal and vertical stripes and lines, in white and black.
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