University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-41-99
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mycenean
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Area D-A
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Mycenean Ware
Height: 33.4 cm
Outside Diameter:25.7 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1954
Other Number:K82 - Field No SF
P1423 - Field No SF
B1129 - Other Number

Description

Incomplete and mended. Most of upper body preserved. Depressed disk. Full tapering ovoid-biconical body. Foot restoration conjectural. Clay: light bluish gray to light yellow-orange at surface, which is slightly burnished. Paint: matt orange-brown to light orange, interlocking "question marks" on handles and disk. Paint around base of false neck with U-design also on spout. Body design: a double register of tentacles (cf. _MP_, 373, Fig. 65:4-5 etc.) bordered above by 3 rings and below by 2 thick rings.


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, pl. 33View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Clairmont, and Benson, Jack L. 1961. "Berytus". Berytus. Vol. XI. pg. 37-51 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 18, fig. 2-3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Benson, Jack L. 1960. "Cypro-Minoan Inscriptions from Bamboula, Kourion; general Remarks and New Documents". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 64. no. 2. pg. 145-151 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 148-149View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Daniel, John F. 1941. "Prolegomena to the Cypro-Minoan Script". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 45. no. 2. pg. 249-282 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: fig. 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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