University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-41-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Locus: Tomb 4
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Plain White V
Plain White VI
Height: 50.8cm
Width: 27cm
Outside Diameter:24.3cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1954
Other Numberp1733 - Field No SF
previously 54-28-21a - Other Number

Description

Complete storage jar except for several small holes: mended from many fragments. Low ring rim: short, slightly sloping shoulder with angular transition to body which has double-curved profile and conical base. Two vertical handles, thick, rough and with an oblique twist, placed just below shoulders. Clay orange-buff throughout. Heavy fabric with a powdery consistency.


Bibliography:

[Article] Benson, Jack L. 1956. "A Tomb of the Early Classical Period at Bamboula". AJA. 60 (No.1): 43-50. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 44, pl. 34View Objects cited in this Publication

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