Pithos fragment

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I (?) Period
Late Minoan I (?)


Dimensions

35 x 31 cm (13 3/4 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.141

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pithos fragment. Buff clay with plastic rope decorations in bands and curls. The pattern but not the clay is usual for eastern Crete.

Provenance

Probably from Gournia; accessioned by MFA as Source Unknown, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Source unidentified