University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 49-12-859
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Locus: Tomb 33:6
Period: Cypro-Geometric IA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:White Painted I
Height: 18.9cm
Width: 15.3cm
Outside Diameter:12.1cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other NumberP678 - Field No SF
K359 - Other Number

Description

Nearly complete and mended. Clay: light gray-green with fine sand, well smoothed. Paint: dark purple-brown. 2 wide bands interior rim. Paint on rim, neck-base, base and foot. On bottom: 8 armed maltese cross. Handle and rim barred. Front: divided into 3 sets of horizontal and vertical panels by triple lines. Middle zones (vertical): horizontal barred band top and bottom, center, single-outlined horizontal latticed band. Left zone (vertical) 3 tiers of inverted solid triangles (top) 6 armed barred cross with vertical wavy line (center) latticed-lozenge and 2 inverted latticed-triangles. Right zone (vertical), 2 zones each per panel: thatching and chevrons (top): latticed lozenges and thaching (center), latticed triangles (a few outlined). A spotted added with extended toung climbs up through the tiers.


Bibliography:

[Book] Benson, Jack L., et al. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 85, pls. 26, 27, 63View Objects cited in this Publication

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