Red Polished III
Red polished III black-topped bowl. Light red-orange clay, gray at rim. Dark red-orange slip with some lustre; very lustrous black interior, even black top. Round base, hemispherical body, slightly incurving rim; convex vertical lug at rim, pierced. Incised decoration: seven groups of five or six concentric circles alternating with a chessboard motif formed by six hatched lozenges; group of nine horizontal lines encircling base; below rim, a horizontal band of joined hatched lozenges.
Cyprus Expedition, 1931-1932; B.H. Hill
|31 || - || Field No SF|
|14 || - || Other Number|
[Thesis] Herscher, Ellen C. 1978. The Bronze Age Cemetery at Lapithos, VRYSI TOU BARBA, Cyprus: Results of the University of Pennsylvania Museum Excavations, 1931.
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