University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-41-48
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 4
Period: Cypro-Archaic II
Cypro-Classical I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Copper
Width: 1 cm
Outside Diameter:2.2 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1954
Other Number:M1047 - Field No SF
NOTE* preveiously catalogued as 54-28-48a - Other Number

Description

Complete except for gem. Somewhat diseased; mended. Plain ring with grooved bezel. Mr. A.E. Parkinson, chemist of the Univ. Museum reports that the bezel is pure or nearly pure silver, whereas the ring itself is an alloy of copper and silver.


Bibliography:

[Article] Benson, Jack L. 1956. "A Tomb of the Early Classical Period at Bamboula". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 60. no. No.1. pg. 43-50 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 46, pl. 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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