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Terracotta shallow bowl

Period:
Early Minoan II
Date:
ca. 2900–2300 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Dark-on-light ware
Dimensions:
Diameter 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Broad band inside rim, dark-on-light Geometric ware.
From Knossos, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): p. 31.

Hood, Sinclair and Gerald Cadogan. 2011. Knossos Excavations, 1957-1961: Early Minoan, The British School of Athens Supplement, Vol. 46. no. 1325, p. 270, pl. 61, London: British School at Athens.

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