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Terracotta rim, body and handle from a cup

Period:
Early Minoan II
Date:
ca. 2900–2300 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Vasilike ware
Dimensions:
Other: 2 1/16 x 1 1/4 in. (5.2 x 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of the American Exploration Society, 1907
Accession Number:
07.232.65
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
From Vasiliki, Crete

With handle; mottled red and black.
From Vasiliki, Crete

Betancourt, Philip P. 1979. "Vasilike Ware, An Early Bronze Age Pottery Style in Crete." Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology, 61: p. 40.

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