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Base Sherd

Jar

Object Number:MS4617.20
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan I
Middle Minoan II
Middle Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 7.3 cm
Length: 6.6 cm
Width: 0.7 cm
Outside Diameter:11 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Base-sherd from a jar. Medium textured, yellowish red (5 YR 5/6) to gray clay, with decoration in black paint. Wiped with water. Handmade. Linked discs or discs and loops. Comments: MM I-III. Middle Minoan Dark-on-light Style. For comments see 373.

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. 19, no. 377, pl. 4, fig. 5View 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. 171, no. 425, pl. 8c, no. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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