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Cup

Object Number:MS4602J
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minoan
Provenience: Greece
Crete
Gournia
Period: Late Minoan IIIA:2
Late Minoan IIIB
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Outside Diameter:6.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

Description

Conical cup with inturned rim, convex profile, pronounced base, and one handle. Medium to coarse textured, weak red (2.5 YR 4/2) clay with an unevenly colored paler surface and light and dark inclusions. Wiped with water. Undecorated. Intact except for minor chipping. Comments: LM IIIA:2-IIIB. Compare Sackett and Popham 1970: fig. 22, no. 13 (Palaikastro).

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. 91, no. 762, pl. 41, fig. 39View 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. 449, fig. 9, no. 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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