Cup

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan III Period
about 2200–2000 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 027.

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.42

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White-on-dark ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup. Coarse clay, buff. Slip black varying to drab(?) dull (?) red. Rectilinear decoration; buff on dark slip. Protuberance at side; broken and put together. Incomplete.

Provenance

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, January 14, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker