Jar fragment

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


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

4.6 x 8.2 cm (1 13/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.783

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar fragment. Ovoid body. Buff clay, brown-black paint. Below, a band, from which rise in both diagonal slants branches of simplified plants, a paler stem and darker tear-shaped leaves; rows of circles diagonally between the plants, only the center thicker paint remaining. Floral Style.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker