Ring base of vessel
Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Middle Minoan II Period
about 1800 B.C.
Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos
4.1 x 5.4 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Kamares Ware
Not On View
Ring base of vessel. Buff ware with light to dark brown exterior slip. Base comes to point on interior center. Thick white paint forms a band on the exterior concave area of
the base. Black horizontal band and more white paint
appear above the smooth carination of the body. Residue
of glue from old join.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker