University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4100
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan II
Middle Minoan III
Late Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 16.3 cm
Outside Diameter:19.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

437 (P. Betancourt's 1991 publication) Bowl with flat bottom and concave sides, with one vertical handle; three legs with thick oval sections. Coarse, red (10R 4/6) clay. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Restored from fragments; Some sherds missing. Compare Hawes et al. 1908: pl.2, no. 47 (Gournia); Dawkins 1902-1903: 324, fig. 24, no. 2 (Palaikastro); Xanthoudides 1906: pl. 9, no. 14 (Chamaize); van Effenterre 1948: pl. 1 fig. 0-37 (Mallia); Enfenterre and Enfenterre et al. 1963: pl. 28 (Mallia); Daux 1968; fig. 5, no. 1132 (Mallia). The shape is discussed by Walberg 1983: Shape 274


Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 45View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Betancourt, Philip P. & Silverman, Jean S. 1991. Pottery from Gournia:The Cretan Collection in the University Museum, The University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 30, no. 437, pl. 8, fig.10View Objects related to this

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