Cup rim fragment
Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period
Late Minoan I B, about 1450 B.C.
Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos
4.2 x 6.5 cm (1 5/8 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cup rim. Straight profile. Buff clay, black paint. Banded inside (two broad well-spaced bands); rim painted solid; below, three ivy leaves, the leaf almost vertical, the thick stems looped up to the right. Floral Style.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker