Kamares Ware Pottery

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Mark Cartwright
by Ori Keren
published on 29 July 2013
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Two examples of the distinctive Kamares Style of pottery decoration used by the Minoans based on Crete in the Middle Bronze Age (2000-1700 BCE). The designs were rendered with bold strokes of red and white on a black background and the style is named after the place on Crete where most examples have been excavated.

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Keren, O. (2013, July 29). Kamares Ware Pottery. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1357/kamares-ware-pottery/

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Keren, Ori. "Kamares Ware Pottery." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 29, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1357/kamares-ware-pottery/.

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Keren, Ori. "Kamares Ware Pottery." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 Jul 2013. Web. 23 Jun 2021.