Rim fragment of a cup

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan Period
about 2000–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

3.2 x 2.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.722

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment with round horizontal handle. Buff ware with a black interior slip and (red and) black exterior slip. The handle loops above the rim and is painted white. On the interior where the handle and rim meet are two plastic buttons or rivet imitations.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker