Jar fragment

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period
Late Minoan I B, about 1500–1450 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

4.5 x 5 cm (1 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.804

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Wall fragment of a jar. Hard red buff clay, very dark brown paint, with added white. Parts of two tentacles, one horizontal and one diagonal, the upper one dotted with white spots.

Marine style.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker