Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan II B Period
Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos
6.5 x 16 x 15.5 cm (2 9/16 x 6 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Broad flat bowl with flat base and an offset rim with a small vertical loop handle almost separated from the rim. Buff gray clay with pockmarks and grit, red-gray-brown stick-burnished surface. White incrustation in the interior; the colors outside vary from dark brown by the handle to bright red in the center to gray at the foot and black on the base.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker