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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1960.252.28
Title
Body Sherd Of Closed Vessel With Painted Decoration
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
2nd millennium BCE
Places
Find Spot: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Aegina
Period
Helladic period
Culture
Mycenaean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/291394
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Wheel-made
Dimensions
H. 3.8 W. 6.2 Th. 0.5
Provenance
Bequest of David. M. Robinson. From the island of Aegina.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of David M. Robinson
Accession Year
1960
Object Number
1960.252.28
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
2 thick, black-brown parallel bands around the vessel. Paint faded and chipped, interior encrusted.

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