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Terracotta vessel fragment with floral design

Period:
Late Minoan III
Date:
ca. 1400–1200 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Dark-on-light ware
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 9/16 x 2 3/8in. (4 x 6cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.56
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
From Phylakopi, Melos

Fragment with spiral and floral (?) design.
From Phylakopi, Melos

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