University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4704.17
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 3.2cm
Length: 6.3cm
Width: 0.4cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number724 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Body-sherd from the upper shoulder of a closed vessel. Fine, pink (7.5 YR 7/4) clay, with decoration in black paint and added red paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Bands. Added red: band between the dark bands. Comments: Probably LM I. Dated by the general appearance of the fabric and paint.


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. 83, no. 724, pl. 37, fig. 35View Objects cited in this Publication

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