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Two jar fragments

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Two fragments. Bottom wall of a tall jar, markedly ridged inside and wall fragment of a jar. Buff clay and slip, brown paint. Parts of four tentacles undulating downward, dots along the left or the lower edge. Marine style.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I B Period, Late Minoan I B, about 1500–1450 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

10 x 9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.803

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels