University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4602L
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan IA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Handmade
Height: 4.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number:356 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Conical cup with nearly straight profile and slightly flaring lip. Medium textured, very micaceous light reddish brown (5 YR 6/3) clay, fired darker in places, covered with reddish brown (5 YR 5/4) to black slip. Handmade. Undecorated. Intact; surface eroded. Marked "B.I. 1900/?/R12LA" on one side. For the shape see The Cretan Collection, Volume I, no. 246.


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. 15, no. 356, pl. 3, fig. 4View 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. 13 and 17, no. 1, fig. 3, no. 1View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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