From: Greece | Crete | Gournia

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4565
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Gournia
Period Middle Minoan III
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Mended from several fragments; surface cracked and worn. Lug-handles broken away. Entire surface blackened. Coarse hard red clay, with gritty white impurities. Originally polished surface? Flat round base, from which sides rise in slight curve to rim. Deep reservoir, two wick-cuttings, two lug-handles, set off from rim by grooves. Two decorative grooves encircle reservoir on rim top, interrupted by nozzles.

Height 6 cm
Outside Diameter 25 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

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