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Tankard

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 142.

Dimensions

Height: 21.2 cm

Accession Number

72.86

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Slip ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

White slip; vertical and horizontal geometric bands of dark brown.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription