University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4566C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan IIIA
Late Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 4.6 cm
Length: 10 cm
Outside Diameter:8.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number:500 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Lamp on hollow stand; pulled out spout; inturned rim; handle opposite spout. Medium textured, unevenly colored brown (7.5 YR 5/6) to black clay, with light and dark inclusions. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Intact except for missing handle and bottom of base. Comments: MM III-LM I (?). Discolored at spout, from use. See 4566-A.


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. 39, no. 500, pl. 11, fig. 14View 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. 152, no. 369, fig. 9, no. 3, pl. 23h, no. 1View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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