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Object Number:49-12-367
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Bamboula
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 25:5
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Faience
Height: 1.8 cm
Outside Diameter:4.9 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:F71 - Field No SF

Description

Complete and intact. Disk with a groove around the circumference; on one side at center a lug with a string-hole. Called a votive shield by Daniel but possibly a lid. Handmade. Clay: sandy red-brown; hard.

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. 138, B1617View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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