Bowl

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan II-III Period


Dimensions

2.4 cm (15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.29

Medium or Technique

Stone, Minoan banded marble (Peter Warren: letter from Christine Lilyquist, March 24, 1995)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl. Vertically striped marble, cream, light and dark gray. Horizontal handles below rim. A spout.

Provenance

1908, excavated at the cemetery of Mochlos, Crete, by Richard Berry Seager (b. 1882 - d. 1925), acquired in the division of finds, and shipped to the MFA [see note]. (Accession Date: January 14, 1909)

NOTE: In recognition of support provided for excavations provided by Mrs. T. James Bowlker.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker