The article discusses various types of use-wear that can be observed on Mycenaean tableware. It is demonstrated that careful analysis and interpretation of such traces can provide new insights into the vessels' function. Material presented here derives from two sites. Lefkandi and Tsoungiza, and provides evidence for at least three types of abrasion on vessels’ surfaces.
P. Andrew McCarthy, Ben Blakeman, David Collard, Paul Croft, Lisa Graham, Carole McCartney & Leigh StorkΕπιστημονική Επετηρίς του τμήματος Αρχαιοτήτων Κύπρου (Report of the Department of Antiquities, Cyprus) 2010 : 53-76