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Jug

Object Number:69-35-58
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 802B
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Polished III
Height: 43 cm
Outside Diameter:24 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Cincinnati Art Museum; Lapithos Cyprus Expedition 1931-1932; B. H. Hill, 1969
Other Number:82 - Field No SF
11 - Other Number
28 - Other Number
11 - Other Number
28 - Other Number

Description

Tomb 2B = Herscher Tomb 802B. Red polished III jug with round spout. Clay orange to light brown to dark red, with large black inlcusions. Dark red-orange lustrous slip. Round-pointed base, ovoid body; conical neck, round spout, flat flaring rim; vertical handle from lower neck to upper body; small vertical handle at neckline opposite large handle. Relief decoration: low punctured bands, forming a V-motif at either side of upper body and below each handle; broken oval on mid-neck, horizontal below rim.

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.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 45, no. 11; p. 50, no. 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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