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Three-Handled Jar
Three-Handled Jar
Date:
1400 BC–1300 BC
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
6 15/16 x 5 3/8 (17.7 x 13.6 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Mycenaean
Accession Number:
67.25.2
Acquisition Date:
1967-12-27
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. Julius Landauer

Piriform body, tubular ring-foot, hollow underneath. Short concave neck, with everted, rolled-out rim, beveled on top. Three horizontal handles on shoulder. Inside and outside of mouth and meck, and band, on top of lip painted; broad and narrow bands on body; lower body and foot painted. Exterior of handles painted, with pair of stacked chevrons under each. In each shoulder panel between handles, three groups of multiple chevrons, leaning to right.

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