Greek Mycenaean pithos jarG142
A pottery pithos jar with a slender flared foot, three handles on the shoulder and a wide mouth. The body is painted with bands and a trellis pattern around the shoulder.
Greek, Mycenaean, 14th Century BC
14.3 x 13.6 cms
Two handles repaired, some large surface chips to the body as can be seen in the photographs (one has been filled).
Ex. private collection, Munich, Germany; acquired 1980’s. Accompanied by a photocopy of a German State cultural export license issued for this item.