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Terracotta vessel fragment with grass motif

Period:
Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1600–1450 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Dark-on-light ware
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 3/8 x 3 1/2in. (3.5 x 8.9cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.45
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
From Knossos, Crete

Fragment with grass design; dark-on-light ware.
From Knossos, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): pp. 29, 34, fig. 13.

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