About this object

A deep bowl with a ring base, a wiide and flat rim and two angular handles one at each side of the rim. The clay is reddish in the interior and of the white painted slip and creamy in the exterior. The bowl has red brown circular bands along the base the middle of the body and the rim. The interior of the bowl is decorated with brown red thick circular band in the middle and thinner bands along the lower part and the centre of its interior body. The decoration is of the White Painted I type

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Cypro-Geometric I
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1050 BC - 950 BC
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of St Andrews University and Liverpool Museums Kouklia Expedition
  • Collector
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus: Kouklia: Evreti Tomb 3A
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    63 mm x 178 mm; 2 1/2 in x 7 in

Explore related


  • 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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