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Accession_Number 61.6.1.7
adlib_title Minoan jar in cup
Shape Jar in cup
Shape_description Hyperboloid shape, imitating vase standing in container
Material
Fabric Minoan
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR 5/6
Decoration Rough reddish-pink fabric, fired grey on the surface. Parallel ridges in pairs on neck and shoulder.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact; but part of the body of the container have broken away, and there are small chips on the rim
Technique/Style
Provenance Knossos (not the excavation of Evans and the British School)
Period Middle Minoan III
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.92.0032.jpg
2003.92.0032.jpg
Bottom view of a Minoan jar in a cup, showing the base.
2003.92.0033.jpg
2003.92.0033.jpg
Top view of a Minoan jar in a cup, showing the mouth and broken body of the container.
2003.92.0034.jpg
2003.92.0034.jpg
Side view of a Minoan jar in a cup, showing broken container body.
2003.92.0035.jpg
2003.92.0035.jpg
Side view of a Minoan jar in a cup, showing broken container body.
2003.92.0036.jpg
2003.92.0036.jpg
Oblique view, from above, of a Minoan jar in a cup, showing mouth, interior, and remaining section of body of container.
2005.88.0018.jpg
2005.88.0018.jpg

2008.10.0043.jpg
2008.10.0043.jpg
Profile drawing of a Minoan jar in a cup.
2008.99.0447.jpg
2008.99.0447.jpg
Oblique side view of a Minoan jar in a cup, showing mouth, interior, and remaining section of body of container..
2008.99.0448.jpg
2008.99.0448.jpg
Side view of a Minoan jar in a cup.
2008.99.0449.jpg
2008.99.0449.jpg
Side view of a Minoan jar in a cup showing a damage.
2008.99.0450.jpg
2008.99.0450.jpg
Side view of a Minoan jar in a cup.
2008.99.0451.jpg
2008.99.0451.jpg
Side view of a Minoan jar in a cup.
2008.99.0452.jpg
2008.99.0452.jpg
Top view of a Minoan jar in a cup showing the rim.
2008.99.0453.jpg
2008.99.0453.jpg
Bottom view of a Minoan jar in a cup.
Comparanda
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 5.8
Diameters Mouth 4.0; body 6.5; base 3.7
Handle_height
Other_dims. H. (shoulder to mouth) 3.2
Location Household
Edited_by Vanessa; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 26.06.2002; 09.01.2006; 04.08.2006
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