University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4637.102
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan III
Late Minoan IB
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 3.2 cm
Length: 4.3 cm
Width: 0.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904
Other Number:525 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) - Other Number

Description

Body-sherd from a cup (?). Fine, pink (7.5YR 7/4) clay, with decoration in reddish yellow paint. Wiped with water and burnished. Interior painted. Tortoise-shell ripple (with lines much thinner than usual), and bands. Comments: MM III-LM IB. Ripple Ware. See vol. I, no. 24.


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. 43-44, no. 525, pl. 13, fig. 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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