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Fragment of cup. Contains small piece of the bottom. Floral decoration, brown to red, on buff clay. Below this bands of same colors and four white stripes. Floral Style.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from 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, January 14, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 055.5.

Dimensions

6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.63

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels