University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4233
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Greece
Period: Early Minoan III
Height: 5.8 cm
Outside Diameter:9.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1908


Shape: Cup with convex profile, with one strap handle. Fabric: Fine, pink (7.5YR 7/4) clay with black paint and decoration in added white (10YR 8/2) paint. Decoration: Painted, inside and out, including resting surface. Added white paint: large pendant semicircles formed by thick and two thinner lines, with horizontal zone of dots bounded by pairs of lines within the semicircles. Condition: Restored from fragments. Some sherds missing, including all of handle.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Aegean/Cretan (1975 - 2000) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Aegean Bronze Age (1969 - 1975) 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. 25, no. 35, fig. 7, pl. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19, no. 39View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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