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

10 x 11.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

09.793

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar fragment, from the upper body and lower neck of a big jug? Vertical neck, broadly sloping shoulder; ridge at junction. Red clay gray at core, buff slip, dark brown paint. Band at neck, from which loose linear foliate bands, below which a row of upright arrowheads; below, part of a horizontal lily blossom.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker