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Rim Sherd

Object Number:MS4617.24
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Middle Minoan II
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 5.4 cm
Length: 3.7 cm
Width: 3.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Rim-sherd with handle from a carinated cup. Fine, reddish brown (2.5 YR 5/4) clay with a paler surface, covered with unevenly colored black paint. Wiped with water. Covered with black paint on interior, with handle reserved. No added paint preserved; surface eroded. Comments: MM II. Marked "ghem," in Greek. From Deposit B.

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: pp. 25-26, no. 415, pl. 7, fig. 9View 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. 172, no. 427, pl. 8d, no. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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