logo
Open Tues–Sun, 10 am – 5 pm

Smoother

Object Number:MS4583
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Sphoungaras
Period: Early Minoan IIB
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Length: 12.2 cm
Width: 5.1 cm
Thickness: 1.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); R. B. Seager, 1910

Description

Shape: Smooth, elliptical slab, slightly curved. Fabric: Coarse, reddish yellow (5YR 6/6) clay, sand tempered. Self-slipped. Decoration: undecorated. Condition: Intact.

Bibliography:

[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. 48, no. 123, pl. 11, fig. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1912. "Excavations in Eastern Crete, Sphoungaras." Museum Anthropological Publications. Vol. 3. no. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 54, fig. 27BView 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. 25, no. 70View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.