Cup

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan III Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 026.

Dimensions

5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.556

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White on Dark Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup. Decoration, three horizontal stripes and a zig-zag pattern below the rim. Buff on dark ground. There were four rudimentary handles placed low on body. Three of them preserved. Broken and restored.

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, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker