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Three-Handled Jar
Three-Handled Jar
Date:
1400 BC–1300 BC
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
4 11/16 x 3 3/4 (11.9 x 9.6 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Mycenaean
Accession Number:
1925.406
Acquisition Date:
1925-05-25
Credit Line:

Gift of the Queen of Greece through Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Piriform body; tubular ring-foot; short concave neck; thick, everted rim; three horizontal handles on shoudler. Inside of mouth, outside of neck, lower part of body and foot, and outside of handles, in a horizontal panel; short vertical lines, eight in each panel. Five horizontal bands in two groups on body. Small splashes on body.

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