The Mycenaean Settlement and Cemetery: The Pottery (Mochlos by R. Angus K. Smith

By R. Angus K. Smith

Excavations performed at past due Minoan III websites at Mochlos in jap Crete yielded a pottery assemblage from 31 tombs and eleven homes, that are cataloged, mentioned, and illustrated including petrographic analyses. The cemetery is still replicate the payment is still, and the conclusions talk about how the 2 websites replicate one another. infrequently in Crete are a cost and its cemetery either preserved, and this can be very lucky as a way to rfile either in a sequence of medical excavation experiences (Mochlos vols. IIA–IIC).

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10 ELENI NODAROU The shapes represented include vessels connected with serving, drinking, and pouring liquids. Fabric 5. Very Fine, Calcareous Fabric (Pl. 753; P 3302): stirrup jar Fabric 5 is characterized by its very fine texture and the golden brown to greenish color of the matrix. The non-plastic components are rare and comprise small fragments of monocrystalline quartz, chert, and quartzite. It seems that a calcareous clay was used, but the mineralogy of the fabric is not compatible with the calcareous clay of the local Fabric 3.

H. 044, rim d. 103, base d. 036. Capacity 135 ml. 5YR 7/4). 3). Conical cup. One piece preserving whole profile. Less than one-quarter extant. H. 044, est. rim d. 10. Fine, very pale brown (10YR 7/4). 2; Fig. 3). Conical cup. One piece preserving whole profile. About one-quarter extant. H. 035, est. rim d. 085, est. base d. 04. 5YR 5/6). 56 (P 3577; M; E3 6000WB). Conical cup. One piece preserving part of rim and upper body profile. Less than one-quarter extant. Max. pres. h. 045, est. rim d. 11.

One piece preserving whole profile. About one-quarter extant. H. 035, est. rim d. 085, est. base d. 04. 5YR 5/6). 56 (P 3577; M; E3 6000WB). Conical cup. One piece preserving part of rim and upper body profile. Less than one-quarter extant. Max. pres. h. 045, est. rim d. 11. Medium, very pale brown (10YR 7/4). 1). Conical cup. One piece preserving part of rim and upper body profile. Less than one-quarter extant. Max. pres. h. 0363, est. rim d. 10. 5YR 7/4). 5YR 6/8) slip on exterior. 3). Conical cup.

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