Wall of a small bowl

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan II Period
about 2600 B.C.


Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos

Dimensions

5.5 x 5.8 cm (2 3/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.686

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Wall of a small bowl, complete from simple rim to flat base. Dark on Light Painted Ware, Koumasa Ware. Red clay, buff slip, dark brown paint (outside), faded to pale red
inside. On the outside, groups of four lines descending in
diagonal swags, across a diagonal set of three lines;
another four line group across base. Inside, groups of
three diagonals descend from rim.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker