About this object

A restored bowl and five sherds from it. The bowl two handles, a stemmed foot and a slightly flared rim. The decoration is geometric of the White Painted III type with two horizontal dark brown bands, one along the rim and the other at the lower part of the body. The white coated middle band is decorated with three concentric circles. The foot and the handles are painted in dark brown. The interior of the bowl has circular bands at the centre base, the lower body and the fragments of the rim. The bowl has been restored by many sherds but the restoration is incomplete and there are still loose sherds from it.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    Cypro-Geometric III
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    850 BC - 750 BC
  • Materials
    Earthenware
  • 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: Skales Tomb II
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    103 mm x 155 mm
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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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