About this object

A short and shallow Base Ring type of bowl with a circular base and a tall pedestal foot which gives the bowl a very deep interior base.The bowl is of the Base Ring type and has no decoration. It was pieced together by four sherds and had restoration in many areas of the rim.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Late Cypriot IIIA
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1200 BC - 1100 BC
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of St Andrews University and Liverpool Museums Kouklia Expedition
  • Collector
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus: Kouklia: Evreti Tomb 3A
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    70 mm x x 160 mm; 2 3/4 in x x 6 5/16 in
  • Note
    Swedish Cyprus Expedition, Vol IV: 1C, figure LII:4 Curator's note from archival correspondence: Maier proposed the Late Cypriot IIIA date for most of the wheel made Base Ring ware, correcting Tsielepi's date of Late Cypriot IIIA1

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  • Cypriot Pottery in the Liverpool Museum

    Tsielepi, S C; Bienkowski, Piotr

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

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