University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4173
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Snake Goddess
Height: 38.7cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Cast of idol. Clay; lower part of figure round, snake twined around chest, both arms raised, face schematized.


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