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Pottery cup base sherd with stepped ridges. Dark lustrous slip inside and out with traces of added white paint.
- Production date
Length: 3.60 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Probably found at el-Haraga, but confused with Kahun material. Kemp & Merrillees 1980, Minoan Pottery in Second Millennium Egypt, p. 82
Probably made at Phaistos, Crete. Fitton, J.L., Hughes, M. and Quirke, S. (1998), ‘Northerners at Lahun: Neutron Activation Analysis of Minoan and related pottery in the British Museum’, in S. Quirke (ed.) Lahun Studies, p. 118
Ridged ware: MacGillivray, J.A. (1998), Knossos Pottery Groups of the Old Palace Period, p. 58.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
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