About this object

A bowl with a ring base and a short cylindrical foot, a wide mouth and two small triangular shaped handles, attached to the sides of the body, just below the rim. The bowl was wheel made and decorated in White Painted I type decoration with a creamy white slip, most of which has fallen. There are dark brown concentrics in the interior of the bowl and a thick circular band along the middle of the exterior body. The bowl had restoration in one area of its rim.

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
  • 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
    65 mm x 187 mm; 2 9/16 in x 7 3/8 in
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  • 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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