Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III - Late Minoan I
9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chlorite (Peter Warren: letter from Christine Lilyquist, March 24, 1995)
Not On View
Ceremonial lamp. Soft gray soapstone. A circular basin with broad, flat rim, in which are two wick-sockets. Two lug-handles project downward from the rim.
Sent by the Cretan Museum in return for donor's contribution; from Mochlos.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker