Mycenaean pottery squat alabastron with wave decorationG123
A pottery squat alabastron shaped jar with and curved profile and two handles. The shoulder is painted with a stylised wave pattern and the lower body and base are decorated with parallel bands.
Greek, Mycenaean, Late Helladic IIIa, c. 1400-1300 BC
One handle repaired, surface worn as seen in the photographs
6.3 x 10.2 cms
Ex. collection: Ambassador Reginald Bartholomew, New York, USA (1936-2012); Mr Bartholomew was the US ambassador to Lebanon, Spain and Italy at various periods during the 1980’s-1990’s.