Bowl with short spout and low base

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan II-III Period


Dimensions

5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.14

Medium or Technique

Dolomitic marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl. Drawn in at the neck; a short spout; a very low base. White marble mottled with gray. Broken and put together. Several small fragments missing.

Provenance

1908, excavated at the cemetery of Mochlos, Crete, by Richard Berry Seager (b. 1882 - d. 1925), acquired in the division of finds, and shipped to the MFA [see note]. (Accession Date: January 14, 1909)

NOTE: In recognition of support provided for excavations provided by Mrs. T. James Bowlker.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker