University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:49-12-537
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 23:16a
Period: Cypro-Geometric II
Cypro-Geometric III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Wheel Burnished
Height: 6 cm
Outside Diameter:13.4 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:P532 - Field No SF
K762 - Other Number

Description

Nearly complete and mended. Clay: gritty rough light red-brown, apparently self slipped. The effect of being roughly burnished probably stems from the artisan's ineptitude and suggests appearance of (Bronze age) Burnished Slip Ware.


Bibliography:

[Book] Catling, H.W., and Catling, E.A., and Porada, Edith, and Benson, Jack L. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.. Goteborg. Paul Astroms (SIMA 36). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 108, pl. 36View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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