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Cup

Object Number:MS4602C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Outside Diameter:10.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Straight-sided cup; one small vertical handle; turning marks on interior. Coarse, light reddish brown (2.5 YR 6/4) to pale red (10 R 6/4) clay. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Intact. Not closely datable. The shape is like a LM I conical cup but with the addition of a handle.

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. 50, no. 559, pl. 16, fig. 18View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Thesis] Silverman, Jean S. 1978. The Gournia Collection in the University Museum: A Study in East Cretan Pottery. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 182, no. 448, fig. 9, no. 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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