Cup fragment

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 052.

Dimensions

7 x 12 cm (2 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.560

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of cup. Decoration in black turning to red on buff ground mainly curvilinear designs. A circle of dots on rim. Two horizontal bands. A thicker band at foot. Trefoil patterns between double -outlined rock patterns top and bottom.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, 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