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Cup fragment

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Cup fragment. Low convex body. Buff clay, brown paint. Two rows of pattern between bands; above, petal rosettes; below, diagonal sprays of spear-shaped leaves (myrtle?) on long stems, with dot-framed stems between. Floral Style.

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

5.3 x 5.8 cm (2 1/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.788

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels