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Amphoriskos

Object Number:49-12-1007
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 36E:3
Period: Cypro-Geometric IA
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Proto-White Painted I
Height: 15 cm
Width: 15.3 cm
Outside Diameter:12.2 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:P897 - Field No SF

Description

Nearly complete and mended. Clay: light gray-brown to gray-green; sandy. Paint: dark-brown. Neck solid with 3 reserved bands; band interior rim. In shoulder zone, 4 triangles:3 filled with solid lozenges, the 4th subdivided into 2 triangles and a lozenge, each filled with smallsolid lozenges. Delineating the shoulder zone are 2 bands. In handle-zone a broad band. Paint on handles and base. No doubt late int he Proto-White Painted series.

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. 73, no. K109, pls. 18, 44View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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