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Object Number:54-41-105
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mycenean
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: E-A:7
Period: Late Cypriot IIA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Mycenean Ware
Height: 19.6 cm
Outside Diameter:14.8 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1954
Other Number:P2828 - Field No SF
B1117 - Other Number

Description

Nearly complete and mended. Advanced piriform shape, cf. _MPL_, Pl. XV:5. Disk top flat. Clay: pinkish buff to buff, well cleaned, hard; slightly lustrous surface. Paint: lustrous orange to mahogany color, crackled. Top of handle and disk decorated like 54-41-66. Ring at base of false neck joining similar ring at spout base. Top of spout painted. In shoulder zone a design resembling parallel chevrons, closed on one side. Wide stripe with narrow reserved rings at edge of shoulder, just below widest part of body and near base, which is painted solid. C504 from OT 30 is almost a duplicate of 54-41-105


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Aegean/Cretan (1975 - 2000) View Objects in Exhibition
Kourion (Curium) Excavations of the University Museum 1934-1954 (1955 - 1969) View Objects in Exhibition
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. 117, pls. 32, 54View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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