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Ring base of vessel

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Ring base of vessel. Buff ware with light to dark brown exterior slip. Base comes to point on interior center. Thick white paint forms a band on the exterior concave area of the base. Black horizontal band and more white paint appear above the smooth carination of the body. Residue of glue...

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Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

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

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

4.1 x 5.4 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.737

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels