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Bowl

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Object Number:MS4530
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Pseira
Period: Early Minoan II
Middle Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Serpentine
Height: 3.1 cm
Outside Diameter:8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1909

Description

Shape: Conical bowl with convex profile and four lug-handles of the "wish-bone" type placed just below the rim. Material: Serpentine. Condition: About 75% extant.

Bibliography:

[Article] Betancourt, Philip P. 1990. "The Stone Vessels of Pseira". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 32. no. 3. Type CitationView Objects related to this Type Citation
[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. 35, no. 79, pl. 8, fig. 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Warren, Peter M. 1969. Minoan Stone Vases.. Cambridge University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 28, 228View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, no. 113View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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