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Stirrup Jar

Object Number:MS4674
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Locus: H. of Soup Kitchen
Period: Late Minoan IB
Late Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Handmade
Height: 39 cm
Outside Diameter:14.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Tall stirrup jar. Coarse, red (2.5 YR 5/4-6) clay with light and dark incusions. Wiped with water. Handmade. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing.

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: p. 64, no. 631, pl. 27View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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