University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4486
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Greece
Priniatiko Pyrgos
Period: Late Minoan IA
Height: 7.5 cm
Outside Diameter:11.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); E. H. Hall, 1912


Shape: Semi-globular cup with ogival profile, with on handle (now missing). Fabric: Fine, pink (7.5YR 8/4) clay with reddish brown (5YR 5/3) to black (5YR 2.5/1) paint and decoration in added white (2.5Y 8/2) paint. Decoration: Painted, inside and out, including resting surface. Added white paint: band at inside of rim; frieze of running spirals on exterior, with one band above and two below. Four incised lines below frieze. Condition: Restored from fragments. Handle and several sherds missing.


[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. 19, no. 29, fig. 7, 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. 20, no. 43View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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