18 October 2005
A MINOAN MINIATURE ALABASTER JAR
EARLY MINOAN II OR III, 2500-2000 B.C.
Of cylindrical form with three rim lugs and shallow spout
1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm.) high
European private collection formed during the late 1950s-1960s and catalogued by Denys Haynes, late Keeper of the Department of Greek and Roman Antiquities, The British Museum, London.
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