Jar

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan II-III Period


Dimensions

7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.24

Medium or Technique

Stone; Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vase. Dark and light green. Swelling body and small mouth. Solid except for a cylindrical shaft down the center. Small piece missing from rim.

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