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Object Number:MS4680
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan I
Late Minoan III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 44.5 cm
Outside Diameter:19.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Similar to MS4645 but smaller and with bands on rim, neck, and base, and lines around handle. Coarse pink clay, buff slip, neck and handles black, black paint on shoulder in circular patches at handles, black band above molded ring around base; 1 pait of vertical handles, 1 pair of horizontal handles; projecting rim around mouth, short neck; mended.

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. 619, pl. 23View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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