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Jar fragment

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Jar fragment. Buff clay with exterior dark brown paint. Heavy wheel marks on the interior. Thick horizontal band painted on body above large petal and pistil. Very typical fabric and style of Gulf of Mirabello.

Provenance

Probably from Gournia; accessioned by MFA as Source Unknown, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B-Late Minoan II, Late Minoan I B–Late Minoan II, about 1450–1400 B.C.

Dimensions

11 x 24 cm (4 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.137

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels