University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 32-27-36
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 802B
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Polished III
Height: 15.5cm
Outside Diameter:10cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932
Other Number68 - Field No SF
29 - Other Number

Description

Red polished III gourd juglet. Thick light orange clay with gray interior. Quite thick matt dark red to mostly brown slip, flaking. Round base, piriform body; cylindrical neck, round spout, everted rim; vertical handle, round in section, from rim to upper body. Incised decoration: two horizontal bands of multiple zigzags, separated by groups of horizontal lines; on neck, two groups of horizontal lines.


Bibliography:

[Thesis] Herscher, Ellen C. 1978. The Bronze Age Cemetery at Lapithos, VRYSI TOU BARBA, Cyprus: Results of the University of Pennsylvania Museum Excavations, 1931. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 50, no. 29View Objects cited in this Publication

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