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Bowl fragment

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Late Minoan I A; Rim fragment and spout of large bowl. Buff ware with brown paint interior and exterior. Flared and pointed rim. Small doglike animal hanging from rim in plastic relief. Thick brown horizontal bands frame a conglomerate design. Brown dots painted on flat upper surface of rim.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I A Period, Late Minoan I A, about 1550 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

7.1 x 14.1 cm (2 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.794

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels