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Rim fragment of a cup

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Rim fragment with round horizontal handle. Buff ware with a black interior slip and (red and) black exterior slip. The handle loops above the rim and is painted white. On the interior where the handle and rim meet are two plastic buttons or rivet imitations.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan Period, about 2000–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

3.2 x 2.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.722

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels