About this object

A short and wide bowl with a ring base, a conical body, a flat circular rim and one handle on one side of the rim surviving. The bowl has White Painted I type decoration of a creamy slip in the exterior of the body and a thick circular brown band along the upper body and the rim. The interior is decorated with a thick circular brown band along the upper body, three thinner bands along the lower part and a spiral design on its inner base. The bowl has been restored significantly and pieced together by different sherds.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    Cypro-Geometric I
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1050 BC - 950 BC about
  • Materials
    Pottery
  • 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
    51 mm x 180 mm
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Publications

  • Cypriot Pottery in the Liverpool Museum

    S.C. Tsielepi and Piotr Bienkowski

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

Object view = Humanities
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