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Object Number:49-12-184
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 12:57(A)
Period: late cypriot IA:2
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:White Slip I
Height: 25 cm
Outside Diameter:19.4 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:P1229 - Field No SF

Description

Small flat concave base, off center, making pot lopsided; elongated spherical body; long slightly concave neck to round mouth with bevelled rim. Rounded strap handle from shoulder to mid-neck. clay: gritty light gray-brown. Slip: light buff to yellow, horizontal burnish. Paint: matt reddish brown to dark gray, firm. Inside neck and extending onto rim: 4 groups of 3 outlined dots. On neck and body: zones of dotted vertical stripes and vertical wavy lines marked off by dotted horizontal stripes and latticed-lozenges. Lower belly: 9 groups of triple vertical lines. On base cross of triple wavy lines.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Cyprus (1969 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Daniel, John F., and Angel, John L., and Porada, Edith, and Benson, Jack L. 1972. Bamboula at Kourion: The Necropolis and the Finds.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 68, pl. 39, B98View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Benson, Jack L. 1961. "Palestine Exploration Quarterly". "The White Slip Sequence at Bamboula, Kourion". Palestine Exploration Quarterly. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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