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Bowl fragment

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Late Minoan I B Marine Style; Bowl fragment. Outside: solid bulbous body with start of reserved eye surrounded by parts of two tentacles and small hook fillers, all above a rock pattern. Inside: octopus tentacle and scale-filled rocks. Gray clay and slip. Brown paint oputside, inside dark red. ...

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Provenance

Mochlos

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period, Late Minoan I B, about 1500–1450 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

4 x 7.5 cm (1 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.815

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels