Piriform 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
5.5 x 7.2 cm (2 3/16 x 2 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of large piriform jar. Wall sherd, from near shoulder. Red buff clay, thin worn black paint. Left wing and staff of a large double axe. Marine Style.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker