User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Vessel fragment

Start collecting

Fragment of wall of vessel. Buff ware with red interior wash and red motif on body.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan III A(?) Period, Late Minoan III A (?), about 1350–1175 B.C.

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

5.3 x 6 cm (2 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.809

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels