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Piriform Strainer Jar with Side Handle

1425–1400 B.C.

Terracotta

12 × 13.4 cm (4 3/4 × 5 1/4 in.)
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II, B.A. 1935
1993.46.1
Culture: 
Greek, Mycenaean
Period: 
Late Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A1
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1993.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 171, ill.

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