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Fine light on dark beaked jug with a snake applied on the left side of the spout. EM III Light on Dark Ware. Gray buff clay, dull black slip, buff paint. A line of dark slip inside the spout; two white rigns outside the spout; on the shoulder, double white zigzags and an ellipse filled with...

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Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Early Minoan III Period, about 2300 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.690

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White on Dark Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels