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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1939.23.G
Title
Body Sherd of Jar or Jug with Painted Decoration
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
16th-13th century BCE
Places
Find Spot: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Mycenae (Argolis)
Period
Helladic period, Late
Culture
Mycenaean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/58897
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Wheel-made
Dimensions
H. 5 W. 4.4 Th. 0.5
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Professor E.K. Rand
Accession Year
1939
Object Number
1939.23.G
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
2 brown-black bands on buff around fabric. Buff fabric. Deep scratch on exterior.

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