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Amphora

Krater

Object Number:49-12-1039
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 39:14
Period: White Painted I
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:White Painted I
Height: 38.5 cm
Outside Diameter:36 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:P711 - Field No SF

Description

Complete but chipped. A very large sturdy version of this shape forming a link with the large krater-amphoras of Type 2. Clay: light gray-green with fine dark sand. Paint: thin purple-brown. 2 bands inside rim. 6 groups of 4-6 bars on rim. Paint on sides of handles, below rim at neck-base, on base. Zigzag on handles, 3 bands below handles, 2 on lower body. Neck: 3 double-outline zones, a center with a small solid lozenge in the center; the side zones have latticed-lozenge in the center; the side zones have latticed-lozenges and lattice work.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Cyprus (1969 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Catling, H. W., and Catling, E. A., and Porada, Edith, and Benson, Jack L. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.. Goteborg. Paul Astroms (SIMA 36). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 83, no. K333, pls. 24, 63.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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