From: Greece | Crete | Gournia

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4601G
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Gournia
Period Late Minoan I
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Miniature conical cup; straight profile. Fine, pink (7.5YR 7/4) clay. Wiped with water. Intact. Comments: LMI. Compare (among many others) Sackett and Popham 1970: fig.13, nos.1-3 (Palaikastro); Lembesi, Olivier, and Godart 1974: fig.42C, center (Archanes). The conical cup is the most common Minoan pottery shape; it is especially popular in LMI. The shape is discussed in detail by Wiener (1984).

Height 3.5 cm
Length 5.2 cm
Width 0.4 cm
Outside Diameter 5.2 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

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