Cup fragment

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period
Late Minoan I B, about 1450 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

5.3 x 5.8 cm (2 1/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.788

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup fragment. Low convex body. Buff clay, brown paint. Two rows of pattern between bands; above, petal rosettes; below, diagonal sprays of spear-shaped leaves (myrtle?) on long stems, with dot-framed stems between. Floral Style.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker