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Ledge rim of a flat dish

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Broad raised ledge rim of a flat dish. Final Neolithic. Wall is pierced with two holes; the rim is offset with an indentation on the outside. Coarse buff red clay with inclusions, the surace stick-smoothed; the "skin" is worn away on the outside, except for the rim region.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Final Neolithic Period,

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

7.5 x 7.9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.653

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels