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Amphora

Object Number:49-12-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 1:2
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Polished
Height: 15 cm
Outside Diameter:14.5 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:P933 - Field No SF

Description

About 2/3 preserved with full profile. Wide flat base. Squat rounded belly with short vertical neck not set off from body. Traces of vertical handle. Clay: hard gritty gray at core to red, with chaff temper. Slip: red to dark gray-brown, exterior only; crudely burnished.

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. 10, 66, tomb 1, no. 2, pl. 16, B47View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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