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

Dimensions

5.5 x 7.2 cm (2 3/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.806

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

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.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker