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Pyxis

Tripod

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Object Number:
MS4610
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Minoan
Provenience:
Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period:
Late Minoan I
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
692 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) Cylindrical pyxis wiht flat, outturned rim, supported on three knob feet. Sandy, reddish yellow (near 5 YR 6/6) clay with rough surface, with light and dark inclusions. Undecorated. Two thirds preserved. The vessel probably had a handle like Hawes et al. 1908: pl. 2, no. 31(Gournia).
Height:
6cm
Outside Diamater:
7.3cm
Credit Line:
Gift of the Candia Museum, Crete

Bibliography:

[Book] Betancourt, Philip P. & Silverman, Jean S. 1991. Pottery from Gournia:The Cretan Collection in the University Museum, The University of Pennsylvania. II. : Page/Fig./Plate: 77
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