Rim and upper wall fragment of "birdnest" bowl

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan Period
Late Minoan, about 1500 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.814

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim and upper wall fragment of “birdnest” stone bowl. Thick, squat shape with incised diagonal lines in groups of two encircling body. One incised horizontal line below rim.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker