Vase fragment

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III Period


Findspot: Greece, Argolid, Tiryns

Dimensions

2.8 x 5.9 cm (1 1/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.292

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay with dark brown interior glaze and red paint on buff slip on exterior. Thick, dark red horizontal band framed by two thin, bright red bands. Two loops of dark red spiral below bands. Pencil markings “T”.

Provenance

By 1885: Edward Robinson Collection (picked up by him at Tiryns in the spring of 1885); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, January 1891

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson