Pyxis fragment

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan I - II A Period
about 2600 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

4.5 x 6.5 cm (1 3/4 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.678

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pyxis fragment. Buff coarse ware with incrustation. Shoulder fragment with the area above/below the carination decorated with incised concentric arches. Markings “XXX III.”

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker