About this object

A lentoid shaped flask with a ring base and vertical handle from the shoulder to the neck. The neck is narrow and the mouth is in a funnel shape. It is decorated in parallel white lines crossing the body diagonally and two groups of four lines on the neck.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Late Cypriot I; Late Cypriot II
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    1475 BC - 1225 BC about
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Mr Frank Stevens, Director of Salisbury Museum
  • Collector
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date collected
    1947 before
  • Measurements
    145 mm x 85 mm x 72 mm
  • Note
    In Tsielepi's and Bienwoski's Catalogue of Cypriot pottery in the Liverpool Museum, the flask is categorised as Type XIIIa
  • Related people
    Salisbury Museum ( Previous owner); Frank Stevens ( Associated Person)

Explore related


  • Cypriot Pottery in the Liverpool Museum

    Tsielepi, S C; Bienkowski, Piotr

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


Previous owners

  • Salisbury Museum

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1947
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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