Bottom of strainer cup

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I A Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 066.

Dimensions

23 x 30 cm (9 1/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.633

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottom of strainer. High, convex, hollow foot. Decoration dark brown glaze and bright red, wavy double line with spiral tendrils, and a wreath of fine leaves. Unevenly fired and mended from several fragments.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker