University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4704.3A
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Greece
Period: Late Minoan I
Height: 4.2cm
Length: 9cm
Width: 0.7cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number672 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number


Conical ryton with high handle; flat, outturned rim, more pronounced than MS5771. Fine, pink (7.5 YR 7/4) clay with a darker core, with the exterior pinkish white (7.5 YR 8/2) with decoration in red to reddish brown paint, added red paint and added white paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Painted on inside of mouth: solid semicircles on top of rim; joining running spirals with solid centers below rim; crosshatching on lower part of handle. Added red: painted solid on upper part of handle. Added white: thin bands on dark bands; tiny dots on centers of spirals. Upper part preserved. See MS4124. Compare Hawes et al. 1908: pl. 7, nos. 25 and 32 (Gournia).


[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. 73, no. 672, pl. 33, fig. 30View Objects cited in this Publication

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