University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 32-27-41
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 802B
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Polished III
Height: 15.5cm
Outside Diameter:8.3cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932
Other Number69 - Field No SF
17 - Other Number

Description

Red polished III flask. Quite soft, fine evenly-fired yellow clay. Thick lustrous dark red-brown slip. Flat base, ovoid body; cylindrical neck, beak spout; vertical handle, round in section, from rim to upper body. Incised decoration: horizontal bands consisting of multiple (seven) zigzags, joined hatched lozenges, groups of short parallel lines; on neck, four groups of horizontal lines with groups of hatching between.


Bibliography:

[Thesis] Herscher, Ellen C. 1978. The Bronze Age Cemetery at Lapithos, VRYSI TOU BARBA, Cyprus: Results of the University of Pennsylvania Museum Excavations, 1931. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 47, no. 17View Objects cited in this Publication

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