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Two-Handled Flask
Two-Handled Flask
Date:
1400 BC–1300 BC
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
4 1/8 x 3 3/16 (10.4 x 8.1 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Mycenaean
Accession Number:
1925.369
Acquisition Date:
1925-05-25
Credit Line:

Gift of the Queen of Greece through Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Squat ovoid body (amphoriskos shape), with tall narrow cylindrical-neck, slightly flaring rim, two opposed vertical handles from mid-neck to shoulder; low ring foot, with slight hollow under foot. Decoration consists of horizontal bands; in shoulder panels, between handles, twelve short vertical lines on either side.

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