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Terracotta rim of a cup with spirals and bands

Period:
Middle Minoan II
Date:
ca. 1800–1700 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Kamares ware
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 x 2 1/8in. (2.5 x 5.4cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.35
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
From Knossos, Crete

Part of rim, polychrome, spiral ornament and bands in white on dark ground.
From Knossos, Crete

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