|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Period:||Early Minoan II|
|Outside Diameter:||9.2 cm|
|Credit Line:||Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); E. H. Hall, 1912|
(from Betancourt, 1983) Wide mouthed jug, globular, with cylindrical neck, slight flaring spout, one vertical handle with round cross section, and two lugs as handles on the sides. Calcareous tufa. Restored from fragments. Some pieces missing. Found with MS4885, MS4761, and MS4592. The banding and the graceful shape combine to make this an extremely attractive piece. A very rare type in stone, it has a close counterpart in both shape and material from Tomb VI at Mochlos.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Classical Gallery: Aegean Bronze Age (1969 - 1975)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Classical Gallery: Aegean/Cretan (1975 - 2000)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[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. 6, no. 4, fig. 5, pl. 1||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Book] Hall, Edith H. 1914. Excavations in Eastern Crete; Vrokastro.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 183, no. 2||View 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. 28, no. 98||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Book] Warren, Peter M. 1969. Minoan Stone Vases.. Cambridge University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 48, p. 118, and p. 228||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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