27 October 2004
A LATE MINOAN PAINTED POTTERY THREE-HANDLED JAR (PITHOS)
CIRCA 1200 B.C.
The shoulder decorated with a painted series of interconnecting clam shells, with a wavy band around the neck, collar below, and a series of concentric bands around the lower body
9 in. (22.9 cm.) high
Formerly in the collection of Colonel Norman Colville, M.C. (1893-1974).
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