About this object

A short and wide bowl with a ring base and two small handles, one at each side of the rim. The bowl has a creamy White Painted slip all over its body. The slip has light red at the exterior base. A thick brown circular band decorates the exterior upper body and a thinner one the interior body. There are three circular bands along the centre of the base which is marked in a thick brown dot. The interior of the rim is also painted in thick dark brown. The bowl is missing two small parts of its body and 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
    62 mm x 175 mm; 2 7/16 in x 6 7/8 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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