From: Greece | Crete | Gournia
Curatorial Section: Mediterranean
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Greece | Crete | Gournia|
|Period||Late Minoan IA|
Rim-sherd from a jug or jar. Fine, pinkish gray (7.5YR 7-8/2) clay with a darker core, with decoration in black paint and added white paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Band on rim, inside and out. Frieze of joined rosette spirals. Added white: thin band on outside of rim. Comments: LM IA. For this motif at Gournia see Hawes et al. 1908: pl. 7, nos. 26 and 32. For discussion see Niemeier 1980: 32-34.
|Outside Diameter||7 cm|
|Credit Line||Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904|
Report problems and issues to firstname.lastname@example.org.