Ledge rim of a flat dish

Early Aegean
Final Neolithic Period


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

7.5 x 7.9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.653

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Broad raised ledge rim of a flat dish. Final Neolithic. Wall is pierced with two holes; the rim is offset with an indentation on the outside. Coarse buff red clay with inclusions, the surace stick-smoothed; the “skin” is worn away on the outside, except for the rim region.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker