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Pithos fragment

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Pithos fragment. Buff clay with plastic rope decorations in bands and curls. The pattern but not the clay is usual for eastern Crete.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I (?) Period, Late Minoan I (?)

Dimensions

35 x 31 cm (13 3/4 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.141

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels