Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period
Late Minoan I B, about 1450 B.C.
Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos
5.3 x 5.8 cm (2 1/16 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cup fragment. Low convex body. Buff clay, brown paint. Two rows of pattern between bands; above, petal rosettes; below, diagonal sprays of spear-shaped leaves (myrtle?) on long stems, with dot-framed stems between. Floral Style.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker