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Cup (?) fragment

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Cup (?) fragment. Very like 09.783 but glazed inside. A bulging banded belt below, like a Keftiu cup, the upper wall flaring outward. Buff clay, brown-black glaze, but reddish-brown and streaky inside. From the belt, sprays of plant rise in both diagonal directions, with pale stem and dark...

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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 1450 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

6 x 5.1 cm (2 3/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

09.784

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels