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
  • Culture
    Cypro-Geometric III
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
  • Date made
    900 BC - 750 BC
  • Materials
  • 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
  • Measurements
    103 mm x 155 mm
  • Related people

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    Tsielepi, S C; Bienkowski, Piotr

    Author: Tsielepi, S C; Bienkowski, Piotr
    Date: 1988

Object view = Humanities
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