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Conical rhyton fragment

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Fragment of shoulder of conical rhyton. Buff ware, dull red paint. Floral pattern above shoulder; alternating ">" design below. Marine Style.

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 B Period, Late Minoan I B, about 1500–1450 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

4 x 4 cm (1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.808

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels