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Piriform jar fragment

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Fragment of large piriform jar. Wall sherd, from near shoulder. Red buff clay, thin worn black paint. Left wing and staff of a large double axe. Marine Style.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period, Late Minoan I B, about 1500–1450 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

5.5 x 7.2 cm (2 3/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.806

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels