A MYCENAEAN POTTERY JUG
CIRCA 14TH-12TH CENTURY B.C.
The globular body with strap handle attached at shoulder and rim, decorated in dark orange with fine and broad bands around the body, the shoulder with four groups of five vertical lines between a single wavy line
3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) high
Collection of Dr Cornelius Vermeule (1925-2008), curator of classical art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; acquired in the 1960s.