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Object Number:MS4268
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Pseira
Period: Middle Minoan I
Middle Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 2.1 cm
Outside Diameter:8.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1908

Description

Shape: Flat, slightly concave lid with central knob. Fabric: Fine, pink (7.5YR 7/4) clay with reddish yellow (5YR 6/6) to dark reddish brown (2YR 2.5/2) paint and decoration in added white (10YR 8/2) paint. Decoration: Dark paint over upper side. Two sets of lines in added white across upper surface. Underside unpainted. Condition: Minor repair and one fragment missing, otherwise intact.


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. 40, 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. 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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