Cup

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III Period


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

5.2 x 5 cm (2 1/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.740

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red ware with very dull black interior and exterior slip. Orange and white paint. Two dotted white horizontal bands on interior. Orange and black repeated crescents on exterior wall above five deeply incised horizontal lines. Spots of white paint remain in the incisions. cf 09.413 etc.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker