Pithoi part 1 I knew I had a few earlier pics

Early stages

adding a coil

close-up

coil thrown up

Flo looking on

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PITHOI inspired by a great week in Crete

coiling and throwing

first lugs

rim and detail on the fatter one

pulled lugs ready for attachment

shoulder scoring to take lug

two ready to dry

I started these on tuesday and finished them on sunday adding coils each day. The Minoan pithoi can be anything up to 7-8 feet high these 2 are just 2 feet high .