Ring base of vessel

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


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

4.1 x 5.4 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.737

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ring base of vessel. Buff ware with light to dark brown exterior slip. Base comes to point on interior center. Thick white paint forms a band on the exterior concave area of
the base. Black horizontal band and more white paint
appear above the smooth carination of the body. Residue
of glue from old join.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker