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Rim fragment of cup

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Rim fragment of cup. Local Kamares ware. Straight pointed rim of small cup. Buff ware with black slip, red and white paint on exterior and red band below lip on interior. Three white dots are on the tip of the rim and a thin white horizontal band is below the red horizontal band of the lip. ...

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From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

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Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan II Period, about 1800 B.C.


Mochlos, Crete, Greece


2.5 x 1.5 cm (1 x 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware


The Ancient World