From: Greece | Crete | Gournia

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4605G
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Gournia
Period Middle Minoan II
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Semiglobular cup: sharply everted rim; flattened handle joined to the inside of the rim and body; concentric string marks. Fine, reddish yello (7.5 YR 8/6) clay, redder at the core, with a paler surface, covered with reddish black paint, including bottom of base. Added paint not preserved. Intact except for minor chipping; surface eroded in places. Comments: MM II. The sharply everted rim suggests MM II. Compare Levi 1976: pl. 125, nos. g, k, and m (Phaistos).

Height 6.8 cm
Outside Diameter 9.8 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

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