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Fragment of pyxis lid

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Fragment of pyxis lid. Buff ware with dark brown paint. Ripple pattern radiates from center of lid. Trace of white(?) foliate band on edge.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III - Late Minoan I A, about 1600 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

5.3 x 6.5 cm (2 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.760

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels