About this object

Cypriot base ring ware flask with trumpet base. LC II. Type VID1aa'. There are small chips to the top and base rims, and two large chips on the side of the pot. There is evidence of red ink on the base.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    Late Bronze Age
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1575 BC - 1475 BC about
  • Materials
    Pottery
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Joseph Mayer
  • Collector
    Joseph Mayer
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date collected
    19th Century
  • Measurements
    134 mm x 60 mm
  • Note
    Compare with Janine Bourriau, Umm el-Ga'ab. Pottery from the Nile Valley Before the Arab Conquest. Cambridge (1981), p9. 135-136 [no265 and 266. ].
  • Related people
    Joseph Mayer (Associated Person, collector, previous owner)

Where is this object from?

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Joseph Mayer

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1867
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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