l. to r.: 1977.216.2148.1, .2, .3, .4 Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1977.216.2148.2
Title
Rim Sherd Of Deep Bowl With Painted Decoration.
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
15th-14th century BCE
Places
Find Spot: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Mycenae (Argolis)
Period
Helladic period, Late Helladic IIIA
Culture
Mycenaean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/328807
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Wheel-made
Dimensions
H. 5.2 W. 2.7 Th. 0.2-0.4
Provenance
Gift of Dr. A.S. Pease Collection. Transferred from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University. From the site of Mycenae in the Argolid.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University, Gift of Dr. A. S. Pease
Accession Year
1977
Object Number
1977.216.2148.2
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Rim sherd of deep bowl. Brown-black on creamy-brown slip. Thin band on lip. Thick band below the rim on exterior, with 4 // diagonal lines to the right, fluidly painted. Interior is monochrome cream-brown slip. Pink-buff fabric with voids. Chipped, and surface inclusions under slip.


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