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Krater

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Krater. Wide mouth. A ridge at junction of neck and body, and two above the foot. Four handles at shoulder. Decoration dark on light, broad horizontal bands, solid or made up of irregular vertical streaks.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan III Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 043.

Dimensions

40 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.562

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels