Rim fragment of cup
Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan II Period
about 1800 B.C.
Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos
5.4 x 4.6 cm (2 1/8 x 1 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Kamares Ware
Not On View
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.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker