Rim fragment of bowl

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan I A Period
Late Minoan I A, about 1500 B.C.


6.3 x 7.1 cm (2 1/2 x 2 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique


Not On View


The Ancient World



Late Minoan I A; Rim fragment of bowl. Pink clay and slip. Faded and flaking brown paint. Square everted rim; partial coating on inside; brown covers top of rim and extends to thick band below. Large, loosely joined spirals above another horizontal band; added white dots on this lower band.


By date unknown: Alice Walton Collection; by mid 1950s: Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes Collection (purchased from Louis Joseph); gift to MFA from Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes, May 14, 1959 (accepted as Apparatus); accessioned by MFA as gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky