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Bowl (patera)

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Patera. Dark gray stone, mottled, encrusted with white. Mended. A projection at each side of rim for handle.

Provenance

Obtained in Crete in 1880 by W. J. Stillman; from Knossos? (Peter Warren: letter from Christine Lilyquist, March 24, 1995)

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan I-Late Minoan I,

Dimensions

4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

80.618

Medium or Technique

Stone; chlorite (serpentinite? in Aegean catalogue ms)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels