About this object

A wide bowl with a a base ring, a short body and a flat rim as well as two small horizontal handles or lugs, one at each side of the rim. The bowl has White Painted I type decoration of one thick brown circular band along the upper exterior and interior body, and three more along the low interior body. The interior of the rim is also painted in brown and the internal base is outlined in a dark brown circle. The bowl has been joined together by different sherds and there is still a large part of its body missing.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Cypro-Geometric I
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1050 - 950 BC
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of St Andrews University and Liverpool Museums Kouklia Expedition
  • Collector
    St Andrews University and Liverpool Museums Kouklia Expedition
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus: Kouklia: Evreti Tomb 3A
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    60 mm x 190 mm x 130 mm; 2 3/8 in x 7 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in
  • Related people

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  • Cypriot Pottery in the Liverpool Museum

    S.C. Tsielepi and Piotr Bienkowski

    Author: S.C. Tsielepi and Piotr Bienkowski
    Date: 1988

Object view = Humanities
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