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Accession_Number REDMG:1953.25.72
adlib_title Minoan conical cup; saltcellar
Shape Conical cup; saltcellar
Shape_description Round uneven rim, lopsided diagonal walls, and a flat base; rough and bumpy on interior of bowl and base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Minoan
Fabric_description Coarse pinkish-buff fabric
Munsell_color 10YR 7/4
Decoration Unglazed
Inscriptions
Condition Grey and white deposits all over.
Technique/Style
Provenance From Knossos
Period Middle Minoan III
Date 1700-1600
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.92.0037.jpg
2003.92.0037.jpg
Bottom view of a Minoan conical cup, showing the flat base.
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2003.92.0038.jpg
2003.92.0038.jpg
Top view of a Minoan conical cup, showing the rim and interior of the bowl.
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2003.92.0039.jpg
2003.92.0039.jpg
Front view of a Minoan conical cup, showing the uneven sides.
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2003.92.0040.jpg
2003.92.0040.jpg
Side view of a Minoan conical cup, showing the uneven sides.
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2003.92.0041.jpg
2003.92.0041.jpg
Oblique view, from above, of a Minoan conical cup, showing the rim and interior of the bowl.
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2003.93.0190.jpg
2003.93.0190.jpg
Oblique view, from above, of a Minoan conical cup, showing the rim and interior of the bowl.
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2004.99.0096.jpg
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2004.99.0097.jpg
2004.99.0097.jpg
Side view of a Minoan conical cup, showing the uneven sides..
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2004.99.0098.jpg
2004.99.0098.jpg
Front view of a Minoan cup.
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2004.99.0099.jpg
2004.99.0099.jpg
Side view of a Minoan conical cup, showing the uneven sides.
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2004.99.0100.jpg
2004.99.0100.jpg
Oblique view of a Minoan conical cup, showing interior.
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Beazley_DB
Height 4.8
Diameters Rim 8.1, base 4.1
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 2.1.3
Edited_by Jessica; Amy
Date_edited 19.06.2003; 10.07.2004
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