|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Period:||Late Minoan I|
Middle Minoan I
|Date Made:||2000-1800 BCE|
|Outside Diameter:||4.1 cm|
|Credit Line:||Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904|
Askos with closed top and small handle. Fine, unevenly colored pink to gray clay. Wiped with water and burnished. Undecorated. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing. Burned. The shape develops in the latter part of the MM period and persists until LMIII. For the same shape from Gournia see Hawes et al. 1908: pl.2, no.38. See also Bosanquet 1901-1902: 284, fig.3 (Palaikastro); Dawkins 1903: 257, fig.31 (Kato Zakros); Bosanquet and Dawkins 1923: fig.45 (Palaikastro); Doumas 1976: fig.27, center (Akrotiri).
|[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. 71, no. 667, pl. 32, fig. 29||View 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. 47; pp. 58-59, no. 123, pl. 6c||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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