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Accession_Number 14.9.44
adlib_title Minoan kalathos (?)
Shape Perhaps kalathos
Shape_description Fragment with part of a sharply offset rim attached.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Minoan
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 7/2
Decoration Top edge of rim is painted black. Buff clay with black paint. Outer surface has a ripple pattern based on horizontal band. Inside has similar but the ripple pattern does not extend below the rim, and sits on two bands inside bowl.
Inscriptions
Condition Small areas of pink deposit. The outer ripples appear somewhat blurred. No damage to rim.
Technique/Style
Provenance Palaikastro, Crete
Period Late Minoan I
Date 1550-1500
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.01.0099.jpg
2003.01.0099.jpg
Fragment from kalathos.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 1.8
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 3.9
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 5.3; th. 0.5
Location Timeline 1 top
Edited_by Karen; Kinsey; Joana Varela
Date_edited 30.03.2004; 16.01.2006; 24.04.2017
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