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Bottom of strainer cup

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Bottom of strainer. High, convex, hollow foot. Decoration dark brown glaze and bright red, wavy double line with spiral tendrils, and a wreath of fine leaves. Unevenly fired and mended from several fragments.


According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I A Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 066.


23 x 30 cm (9 1/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

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The Ancient World