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Accession_Number 50.12.38
adlib_title Mycenaean fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description Fragment from the rim of an open vase.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Mycenaean
Fabric_description Pink
Munsell_color 2.5Y 6/6
Decoration Exterior: black faded to orange; there is a stripe around rim (?) with a part of a painted motive showing with small blobs of original black remaining. Interior: black to orange streaks
Inscriptions
Condition Single fragment
Technique/Style
Provenance Picked up or purchased from children at Mycenae between 1907 and 1914
Period Late Bronze Age
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.98.0248.jpg
2003.98.0248.jpg
Bottom view of a Mycenaean rim fragment, showing the interior.
2003.98.0249.jpg
2003.98.0249.jpg
Top view of a Mycenaean rim fragment, showing the exterior.
Comparanda
Bibliography Austin cat.
Archive_Ref reference 1
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. H. 4.0; W. 4.5
Location 7.2.2
Edited_by Helen
Date_edited 30.09.2002
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