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Terracotta bridge-spouted jar

Period:
Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1600–1450 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Dark-on-light ware
Dimensions:
Total H. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of American Exploration Society, 1907
Accession Number:
07.232.25
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Bridge spout, sprials and sketchy bands, drip around rim, dark-on-light ware.
From Gournia, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): p. 34.

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