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Cooking Pot

Object Number:MS4568
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Locus: A16
Period: Late Minoan I
Late Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 12.6 cm
Outside Diameter:9.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number:72 - Other Number

Description

591 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) Vessel with straight rim, convex profile, and open mouth with one open spout; one vertical handle; three legs with thick oval sections. Coarse red (2.5 YR 5/6) clay, with light and dark inclusions. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing. Signs of burning on the exterior, from use. Tripod.

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. 56, no. 591, pl. 17, fig. 20View 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. 156-157, no. 388, pl. 25cView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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