Rim of krater

Early Aegean, Minoan or Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Minoan/Late Helladic III B


Dimensions

8.2 x 21.9 cm (3 1/4 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.1140

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pinkish buff clay and slip; red to black paint over rim and en exterior. Flat-topped square rim with painted band; two large, thick-rimmed spirals on body.

Provenance

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