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Accession_Number 61.6.1.2
adlib_title Minoan squat conical cup; saltcellar
Shape Squat conical cup; saltcellar
Shape_description Uneven rim; sloping sides form a conical shape; small well in bottom of interior; flat base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Minoan
Fabric_description Pale
Munsell_color 2.5Y 7/4 or 10YR 8/4
Decoration Undecorated
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, few small chips in rim and scratches and pinprick sized holes on exterior.
Technique/Style
Provenance Knossos (not the excavation of Evans and the British School).
Period Middle Minoan III
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Bottom view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Top view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Side view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Side view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Profile view drawing of a Minoan conical cup.
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Oblique top view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Side view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Side view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Side view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Side view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Top view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Bottom view of a Minoan conical cup.
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Beazley_DB
Height 4.5
Diameters Rim 7.9 - 8.3; base 2.8
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Household
Edited_by Vanessa; Teifi
Date_edited 25.06.2002; 04.09.2006
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