|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Period:||Late Minoan IA|
|Outside Diameter:||28.5 cm|
|Credit Line:||Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904|
Rim-sherd from a large piriform jar. Medium textured, pink (7.5YR 7/4) clay with a darker core and a plaer surface, with light and dark inclusions, with decoration in red to black paint and added white paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Handmade. Concentric crescents alternating with crocus on the top of the rim. Band on outside of rim. Added white: foliate band on neck, flanked by bands. Surface eroded. Marked "ghem A," in Greek. From Deposit A. For the deposit see Soles 1979 a: 152. for the motif see 572 [MS4637.23]. For the shape see 622 [MS4720].
|[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. 63, no. 624, pl. 26, fig. 25||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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