Jug in the Form of a Woman

Cypriot

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MIddle Bronze Age (after 1500 BCE)

Buff terracotta with black paint

Overall: 5 11/16 in. (14.5 cm)

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

12.1.331A

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus

Period

2000-1000 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 #:12.331 (with head)

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