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Sherd

Handle

Object Number:64-28-55
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Vrokastro (uncertain)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 4.7 cm
Length: 7.7 cm
Width: 6.8 cm
Outside Diameter:7.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Virginia R. Grace, 1964

Description

Lower part of thickened strap handle with bit of lower attachment. Clay light orange with light brown outer surface which is in turn covered with a light yellow slip. On the outer side of the handle two pairs of broad lines cross in an X formation. The glaze is dull black, perhaps maganese.

Mrs. Caskey: "not sure." No. 36 on her list.

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