Bowl with spout and three horizontal handles

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


Dimensions

4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.16

Medium or Technique

Stone; Banded tufa (alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vase. Shaped like a cup, but with a spout and three horizontal handles along the rim. Brown and café au lait. Broken and put together.

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