University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4637.21
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Crocus
Height: 3.6 cm
Length: 2.1 cm
Width: 0.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number:584 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Body-sherd from a cup. Fine, pink (5 YR 8/4) clay, with decoration in red to brown paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Interior painted. Crocus spray (FM 10). For the crocus motif see Neimeier 1980: 22-23.


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: pp. 54-55, no. 584, pl. 17, fig. 20View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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