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Object Number:MS4256
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Pseira
Period: Middle Minoan IB
Middle Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 4.2 cm
Outside Diameter:12.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1908

Description

Shape: Flat lid with low, cylindrical edge and central knob. Fabric: Fine, reddish yellow (7.5YR 7/6) clay with decoration in reddish brown (5YR 5/3) to black (5YR 2.5/1) paint. Self-slipped. Decoration: Two sets of three slightly curved lines on upper surface. Semi-circles on sides. Underside unpainted.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Betancourt, Philip P. 1983. The Cretan Collections in the University Museum: Minoan Objects Excavated from Vasilke, Pseira, Sphoungaras, Priniatikos Pyrgos, and Other Sites.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 26, no. 41, fig. 8, pl. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19, no. 22View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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