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Jar fragment

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Jar fragment. Thick, from ovoid shoulder. Pink buff clay, black paint. Band above, and back section of dolphin diving right, with triangular dorsal and ventral fins. PachyAmmos (tomb?) parallels.

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, about 1500–1450 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

10.2 x 7 cm (4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.805

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels