About this object

A plain White III wheelmade jug of an ovoid body and a splayed foot. The neck is tall and concave and the rim is splayed. The jug has a vertical handle from the shoulder to just below the rim.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    Late Cypriot IIIA
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1200 BC - 1100 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
    258 mm x 150 mm; 10 3/16 in x 5 7/8 in
  • Note
    Swedish Cyprus Expedition vol. IV,: 2, figure XI: 6, American Journal of Archaeology XLI ( 1937 ), pl.III:98
    Similar to Enkomi Tomb E.19A no 2 Plate XVIII.9 in Reports on Excavations in Cyprus _SlJoqvis Plates, 1940
    Curator's note from archival correspondence: Maier proposed the Late Cypriot IIIA correcting Tsielepi's date of Late Cypriot III
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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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