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Object Number:MS4679
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Locus: B23
Period: Late Minoan I
Late Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 53 cm
Outside Diameter:26.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Similar to MS4645 but smaller. Coarse pink clay, buff slip, drip pattern in black paint (faded); ring around base, large body, short neck, projecting rim around mouth, 1 pair of vertical handles, 1 pair of horizontal handles (broken).

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Silverman, Jean S., and Betancourt, Philip P. 1991. Pottery from Gournia:The Cretan Collection in the University Museum, The University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 62, no. 620, pl. 23View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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