Jar

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan III-Middle Minoan I


Dimensions

4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.23

Medium or Technique

Stone; steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vase. Green, mottled steatite. Squat body drawn in at the neck. Wide flat rim. Rudimentary horizontal handles ornamented with vertical grooves.

Provenance

1908, excavated at the cemetery of Mochlos, Crete, by Richard Berry Seager (b. 1882 - d. 1925), acquired in the division of finds, and shipped to the MFA [see note]. (Accession Date: January 14, 1909)

NOTE: In recognition of support provided for excavations provided by Mrs. T. James Bowlker.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker