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Cylindrical jar

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Cylindrical jar. Flaring at the top. Handle and spout broken. Notches on rim.

Provenance

From Mochlos. Sent by the Cretan Museum in return for donor's contribution.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Early Minoan II -III Period,

Dimensions

7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.539

Medium or Technique

Stone, steatite, Minoan banded marble (Peter Warren: letter from Christine Lilyquist, March 24, 1995)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels