University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-7
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Locus: Near D, surface find
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 5.9cm
Width: 11.9cm
Thickness: 3.3cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberSh720 - Field No SF
B1436 - Other Number

Description

Fragment from wall of pithos. wheelmade? Impressed with bull-fighting scene.
Decoration impressed from a seal. Two registers. Above, legs of a bull, feet of two men. Below, left to right, hind leg of bull; two men, semi-crouched; two bulls, horns interlocked, the left complete. Coarse clay with white grits, grey at core, surfaces fired orange-buff.


Bibliography:

[Book] Benson, Jack L., et al. 1972. Bamboula at Kourion: The Necropolis and the Finds. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 132View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Weinberg, Saul S. 1956. The Aegean and the Near East: Studies Presented to Hetty Goldman. : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. VII:2, fig. 3View Objects cited in this Publication

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