University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4602K
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan IB
Middle Minoan II
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 6.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number364 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Carinated cup of standard form but with pinched-in spout opposite the handle. Medium textured, reddish yellow (5 YR 7/6) clay with light and dark inclusions. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing. Shape like MS4602H. Marked "782a" on plaster restoration. A common shape in MM IB-II. Unpainted examples from Gournia include Hawes et al. 1908: pl. 6, no. 23 (from F29), pl. 2, nos. 10 (no context given) and 11 (from A 40).


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Betancourt, Philip P. & Silverman, Jean S. 1991. Pottery from Gournia:The Cretan Collection in the University Museum, The University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 16, no. 364, pl. 3, fig. 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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