About this object

A wide bowl of a short body, a ring base, a flat circular rim and two angular handles, one at each side of the rim. The bowl is decorated in White Painted slip with thick and thin brown painted circular bands, along the exterior and the interior of its body. The centre of its interior has a spiral brown decoration. The sides of the body are uneven and the clay at the exterior is buffed.

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
    40 mm x 140 mm x 105 mm; 1 9/16 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in
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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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