Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III - Late Minoan I
about 1650–1450 B.C.
Height: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black steatite “blossom bowl.” Broken, repaired, small section missing and restored in plaster. Lid intact, brownish-black stone. Peter Warren via Christine Lilyquist, March 24, 1995: chlorite.
By date unknown: Adelene Moffat Collection; bequeathed by Adelene Moffat to MFA in memory of Mrs. Harriet Boyd; accessioned by MFA, February 14, 1957
Bequest of Miss Adelene Moffat in memory of Mrs. Harriet Boyd