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Vase fragment

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Vase fragment. Heavy pink clay with exterior wash. Two stems of pea plant. Pencil markings: "SE Stair."

Provenance

Probably from Gournia; accessioned by MFA as Source Unknown, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Source unidentified

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

Dimensions

9.6 x 11 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.136

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels