Decorated Jar

Cypriot

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Early Bronze Age (2700-1900 BCE)

Red Polished Ware

Overall: 4 5/16 x 2 15/16 in. (10.9 x 7.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Emily Howe Hitchcock, Class of 1872HW

12.1.10

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus

Period

3000-2000 BCE

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Classical World

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Luigi Palma de Cesnola, American Consul to Cyprus, 1865-1876; given to Hiram Hitchcock (1832-1900, Class of 1872H), Hanover, New Hampshire, about 1872; bequeathed to his second wife, Emily Howe Hitchcock (1852-1912), Hanover, New Hampshire, 1900; bequeathed to present collection, 1912.

Old Number

RED #: 12.10

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