From: Greece | Crete | Gournia

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4668.17
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Gournia
Period Geometric Period
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Fragments of larnax and lid. Not mendable, incomplete. Coarse buff clay with faint traces of design in black paint: outer edge rim has short vertical lines, paneled sides have "papyrus" (Cf. Furumark MP p. 265 #66) or single "bivalve shells" (p. 314 #17) and parallel "chevrons" (p. 383 #58). One small vertical handle remains.

Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

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