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Accession_Number 50.12.12
adlib_title Mycenaean burnished
Shape
Shape_description Fragment of neck
Material Terracotta
Fabric Mycenaean
Fabric_description Coarse brown fabric
Munsell_color 10YR 6/3
Decoration Although there is no decoration, there appears to be a line painted just that has faded to the colour of the clay. Below the rim is a roughened area where a handle may have placed. The outer surface of the pot might have been burnished while the inside is less smooth.
Inscriptions
Condition
Technique/Style Burnished
Provenance Picked up or purchased from children at Mycenae between 1907 and 1914.
Period Mycenaean
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.98.0250.jpg
2003.98.0250.jpg
Top view of a Mycenaean vase fragment, showing the exterior.
2003.98.0251.jpg
2003.98.0251.jpg
Top view of a Mycenaean vase fragment, showing the interior.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
Beazley_DB
Height 6.0
Diameters 7.0
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 2.1.2
Edited_by Helen
Date_edited 29.10.2002
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