London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A MINOAN MINIATURE STONE 'BIRD'S NEST' BOWL
CIRCA 2160-1800 B.C.
Of squat shape with broad flattened rim, grey and white breccia with red patches; and another Minoan miniature jar, with carinated body, small foot and collared rim, variegated grey and white limestone, circa 2160-1800 B.C.
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) diam. and 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) high respectively (2)
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