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Terracotta rim or handle from a large vase

Period:
Middle Minoan III
Date:
ca. 1700–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 3/8 x 3 3/4in. (8.6 x 9.5cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.64
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
From Knossos, Crete

Fragment of moulded handle.
From Knossos, Crete

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