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Bridge-spouted jar

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Rim of bridge spouted jar. Light on Dark Ware. Buff clay with lattice pattern. Pencil markings "Mrs. H." cf. White-on-Dark, fig 2-8, especially #4.

Provenance

Probably from Gournia; accessioned by MFA as Source Unknown, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Early Minoan III Period, about 2300 B.C.

Dimensions

4.8 x 5.8 cm (1 7/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.114

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels