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Late Minoan Miniature Votive Cup

Late Minoan
ca. 1575 BCE - ca. 1100 BCE

1 13/16 x 1 5/8 x 2 15/32 in. (4.6 x 4.1 x 6.3 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: P.1958
Geography: Europe, Greece, Crete
Classification: Unclassifiable Artifacts; Artifact Remnants; Sherds
Culture/Nationality: Minoan

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  • Early Bronze Age - Refers to the earliest phase of Bronze Age cultures, which developed differently in different regions, either from Chalcolithic or Neolithic technologies. It differs from the Middle and Late Bronze Age cultures primarily in metal assemblages and burial rites. It is characterized in part by the earliest experimentation with copper alloys to produce bronze, as well as the improvement of stone tools, and various other local cultural developments. Some scholars classify the Chalcolithic as the earliest phase of the Bronze Age.
  • Minoan - Refers to the period and style associated with the Greek Bronze Age civilization on the island of Crete from around 3,500 BCE to around 1,050 BCE, as distinct from contemporary cultures on the Greek Mainland, known as "Helladic," and on the other islands, known as "Cycladic." Minoan art and culture spread in the Aegean region, and thus existed in locations outside Crete. It is characterized by innovations and a grand scale in city and palace design, extensive use of writing, and a distinctive sophistication in art, including elaborate seals, pottery, frescoes, and sculpture.

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