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Rim fragment of cup

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Rim fragment of cup. Local Kamares ware. Straight pointed rim. Buff ware with black slip interior and exterior, red and white paint on exterior. Red band below lip and white foliate band on body. Two soft ridges below foliate band filled with white horizontal bands and traces of another...

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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


5.4 x 4.6 cm (2 1/8 x 1 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware


The Ancient World