Wall of a small bowl
Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Early Minoan II Period
about 2600 B.C.
Findspot: Greece, Crete, Mochlos
5.5 x 5.8 cm (2 3/16 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wall of a small bowl, complete from simple rim to flat base. Dark on Light Painted Ware, Koumasa Ware. Red clay, buff slip, dark brown paint (outside), faded to pale red
inside. On the outside, groups of four lines descending in
diagonal swags, across a diagonal set of three lines;
another four line group across base. Inside, groups of
three diagonals descend from rim.
From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.
Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker