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Accession_Number 14.9.19
adlib_title Cretan fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cretan
Fabric_description Red core with black inclusions.
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/4
Decoration Inside is white with wavy red line. Outside is also white with red chevrons and slanting line.
Inscriptions
Condition Small spots of deposit on both sides. Red paint on outer surface fading in one area and all red line on interior surface fading.
Technique/Style
Provenance Tsani, Crete
Period Neolithic
Date 5300 - 4400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.03.1283.jpg
2007.03.1283.jpg
Top view of a Cretan fragment, showing the exterior with red chevrons and the slanting line.
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2007.03.1284.jpg
2007.03.1284.jpg
Top view of a Cretan fragment, showing the interior with a red wavy line.
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Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 3.4
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 2.6; Th. 0.6
Location Timeline 1 top
Edited_by Denise
Date_edited 19.09.2002
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