About this object

A wide bowl with a tall cylindrical ring base, an angular body, a circular rim and two angular handles, each one at the side of the rim. The bowl is decorated in the White Painted I type with a white creamy slip in the exterior of the body and one thick light and dark brown circular band along the upper body. The interior of the bowl also has decoration of one thick brown circular band on the upper part and three light brown circular bands around the centre, which is outlined in light brown paint. The clay of the exterior is buffed

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
    St Andrews University and Liverpool Museums Kouklia Expedition
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus: Kouklia: Evreti Tomb 3A
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    58 mm x 180 mm; 2 5/16 in x 7 1/16 in
  • Related people

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  • Cypriot Pottery in the Liverpool Museum

    Tsielepi, S C; Bienkowski, Piotr

    Author: Tsielepi, S C; Bienkowski, Piotr
    Date: 1988

Object view = Humanities
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