About this object

Stone bowl, of the type classified as 'type 3, bird's nest bowl', with incised hatched arcades and triangle decoration.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Greece: Crete
  • Date made
    2300 BC - 2000 BC Early Minoan III
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased From Sothebys with Grant in Aid from the Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Collector
  • Place collected
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    41 mm x 90 mm x 28 mm
  • Note
    Purchased Sothebys 19/7/1976, lot 481 with Grant in Aid from the Victoria and Albert Museum.
  • Related people
    Sotheby's ( Previous owner)


Previous owners

  • Sotheby's

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1976-07-19
    Disposal method: Sold
Object view = Humanities
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