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Fragment of wall of vessel. Pinkish buff ware with clear and black slip on exterior. Three incised horizontal bands. Black and clear slips are vertical panels in this fragment and the black slip has vertical burnishing lines. A white line is painted over the meeting point of the two slips. ...

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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


3 x 3.4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware


The Ancient World