University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4638.7
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan I
Middle Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 8.2cm
Length: 10cm
Width: 0.7cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number375 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Body-sherd from a jar. Medium textured, reddish brown (5 YR 5-6/4) clay, with decoration in dark brown to black paint. Handmade. Wiped with water. Linked discs or discs and loops. Comments: MM I-III. Middle Minoan Dark-on-light Style. For comments see MS4638.1.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Betancourt, Philip P. & Silverman, Jean S. 1991. Pottery from Gournia:The Cretan Collection in the University Museum, The University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 18-19, no. 375, pl. 3, fig. 5View Objects related to this

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