Minoan teapot

INDEX NO. 326

Ht 9cm, rim diam. 5.5cm, base diam. 4.8cm

Dates from the Middle Minoan Ι Α –Β period (2100/2000 – 1800BC)

The ‘teapot’ has a flattened globular body, a vertical rim, a ring base and a large spout that starts from the shoulder and ends in a wide mouth. A perpendicular round handle starts from the middle of the wall and ends at the shoulder of the vessel, under the rim.