From: Greece | Crete | Vasiliki

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

Object Number MS4267
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Vasiliki
Period Middle Minoan IA
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Shape: Jar with one horizontal and one vertical handle (both coils), short neck, and flaring rim. Fabric: Fine, very pale brown (10YR 7/3) clay with decoration in brown (7.5YR 5/4) to black paint. Self-slipped. Decoration: Bands on rim, inside and out. Lines on handle. Pendant semicircles on neck; bands on neck and lower part of body; large oval spots on body. Resting surface unpainted. Condition: Horizontal handle and fragments from rim missing. Surface eroded.

Height 14.2 cm
Outside Diameter 10 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1908

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