About this object

Large fragment of a wide and short bowl including the whole base, part of the body and the rim and one small horizontal handle on one side of the rim. The bowl is decorated in White Painted I type with a creamy white slip on the body, a thick brown circular band along the ring base and the upper part of the body. The interior has decoration of circular bands along the rim, the upper body and two outliniing the base. The centre of the interior base has a faded spiral.

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
    58 mm x 150 mm; 2 5/16 in x 5 7/8 in
  • Note
    In Tsielepi's Catalogue of Cypriot Pottery in the Liverpool Museum described as similar to Swedish Cypriot Expedition Volune IV:2, figure 1:15
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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:

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