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Jug? fragment

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Jug fragment? Light on Dark Ware. Red clay with plastic rope decoration and horizontal bands. Remnants of white and blue paper label.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified

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

Dimensions

4 x 5.8 cm (1 9/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.119

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels