"In and out bowl" fragment

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III-Late Minoan IA
about 1650–1500 B.C.


Dimensions

6 x 6.5 cm (2 3/8 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.129

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of “in and out bowl.” Thick buff clay. Ripple design above horizontal bands. Marbled or feathered pattern on exterior. In and out bowls are canonical to Late Minoan IA.

Provenance

Probably from Gournia; accessioned by MFA as Source Unknown, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Source unidentified