From: Greece | Crete | Gournia

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4611
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Gournia
Period Late Minoan IB
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Cylindrical jar with tubular side-spout; two horizontal handles. Fine, pink (7.5 YR 7/4) clay. Wiped with water and burnished. Bands on rim and lower body; floral motifs (papyrus and other motifs) on body. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing. A miniature version of a coommon shape. Compare (among others) Hawes et al. 1908: pl. 8, no. 22 (Gournia).

Height 6.3 cm
Outside Diameter 5.9 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

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