Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III Period
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 041.
16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bowl. Globular body and rather small mouth. Decoration, in black turning to red, on buff, glazed ground. At top and bottom a band with vertical stripes. In the middle a broad band with curvilinear and spiral decoration in white. Above this a band of crescents. Put together from many fragments. Incomplete; about half missing.
According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker