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Jug

Object Number:MS4159
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan I
Middle Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 8.3 cm
Outside Diameter:4.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Miniature jug with round mouth and one vertical handle; concentric string marks. Fine, pink (7.5 YR 7/4) clay. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Intact. Compare (among others) Hawes et al. 1908: pl. 2, no. 22, with a taller handle (Gournia); Dawkins 1903: 250, fig. 7 (Kato Zakros); Platon 1964: pl. 148B (Kato Zakros); Coldstream and Huxley et al. 1973: pl. 81, no. 25 (Kythera).

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Silverman, Jean S., and Betancourt, Philip P. 1991. Pottery from Gournia:The Cretan Collection in the University Museum, The University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 69, no. 657, pl. 30, fig. 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Thesis] Silverman, Jean S. 1978. The Gournia Collection in the University Museum: A Study in East Cretan Pottery. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, no. 116, pl. 23a, no. 1View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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