User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Bowl with horned lug handle

Start collecting

Deep bowl with a horned lug handle just below the simple rim. Final Neolithic. Gray clay with pockmarks and grit inclusions, darker gray smoothed surface with white stains.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Final Neolithic Period,

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

5.5 x 6.4 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

09.657

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels