Fragment of base of bowl

Early Aegean, Minoan or Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Minoan/Late Helladic III B


Dimensions

6.5 x 7.4 cm (2 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1139

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Buff clay and slip; coated dark brown on interior, light brown design on exterior. Flat base is string cut; five horizontal bands surround base and crawl up side of bowl.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alice Walton Collection; by mid 1950s: Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes Collection (purchased from Louis Joseph); gift to MFA from Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes, May 14, 1959 (accepted as Apparatus); accessioned by MFA as gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky