University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5771
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Greece
Locus: B11
Period: Late Minoan I
Height: 35.5cm
Outside Diameter:11.6cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number671 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number


Conical rhyton with high handle and clay rivet at juncture of handle and rim; flat rim; clay groove 1.5 cm. below rim; vertical paring marks on lower part of body. Fine, pink (7.5YR 8/4) clay with decoration in dark reddish brown to black paint and added white paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Inside of mouth painted; rim painted; series of friezes: joined running spirals; foliate band; joined running spirals; probably others, no longer preserved; handle painted. Added white: dots on rim; tiny dots on spirals and centers of spirals; traces elsewhere. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing; surface eroded. Comments: LM I. From B 11. See 670 [MS4124]. Bibliography: Silverman 1978 a: 86-87 and 107, no. 246, and pl. 20b.


[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: pp. 72-73, no. 671, pl. 33, fig. 30View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Hawes, Harriet B. Inventory of Finds (Gournia). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 115, no. 690View Objects cited in this Publication

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