About this object

A short and wide bowl with a tall ring base and two small handles, one at each side of the circular rim. The bowl has White Painted I decoration but the slip has significantly faded and is rather coarse. There is one light brown circular band along the upper part of the exterior and interior body, three more bands around the interior base with a circle outlining the base. The interior of the rim is also painted in light brown slip.

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
    60 mm x 178 mm; 2 3/8 in x 7 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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