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Cup. Divided by a ridge into an upper, concave and a lower, convex part. Handle incomplete. Straight string marks across flat bottom. Like Gournia, pl. II, 10-11

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan II Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 035.

Dimensions

7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.551

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels