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Buff ware with red paint gradating to black. Three horizontal bands frame two ripple panels. Center band is the Cretan imitation of the middle bulge or belt seen in the mainland Vapheio cup.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

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

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

10 x 9.9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.761

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels