Rim fragment of cup

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan II Period
about 1800 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

5.4 x 4.6 cm (2 1/8 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.727

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment of cup. Local Kamares ware. Straight pointed rim. Buff ware with black slip interior and exterior, red and white paint on exterior. Red band below lip and white foliate band on body. Two soft ridges below foliate band filled with white horizontal bands and traces of another foliate design beneath.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker