University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4172
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 41cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Cast of cult vase. Buff clay; tall cylindrical vase, 2 rings around base, 3 loops (snake?) at each side of body, one vertical handle surmounted by horns of worship, snake twined on body under handle, 3 rings around neck.


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