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Fragment of cup. Decoration, groups of three lines running obliquely from top to bottom. Buff on dark ground. This sherd and six others were confirmed by neutron activation and/or cluster analysis to be from Mochlos by P. Betancourt, White on Dark, Chapter 12, MFA nos. (09.573), (09.574), ...

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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, Early Minoan III Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 031.


4 x 6.2 cm (1 9/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White on Dark Ware


The Ancient World