Rim fragment

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III Period
about 2000–1500 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

09.709

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment. Soft pointed and out-turned rim. Buff ware with interior and exterior black slip. Four loops of spiral just below rim. The color of the loops is the black slip protected by the original white paint. The exterior black slip elsewhere is very faint.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker