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Minoan Rock-Crystal Bowl


Mark Cartwright
by Xuan Che
published on 18 August 2013
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A Minoan rock-crystal bowl in the form of a duck, 16th century BCE. The vessel was found at Mycenae but has been attributed to the earlier Minoan civilization based on Crete. The vessel was probably used to store cosmetic creams. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens).

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Che, Xuan. "Minoan Rock-Crystal Bowl." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 18, 2013.

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Che, Xuan. "Minoan Rock-Crystal Bowl." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Aug 2013. Web. 12 Apr 2021.

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