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Pilgrim Flask

Barrel Jug

Object Number:49-12-518
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 23:21
Period: Cypro-Geometric III
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:White Painted II
Height: 17.5 cm
Width: 11.3 cm
Depth: 10 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:P552 - Field No SF

Description

Missing mouth. Arched handles joining neck near base. Vlay: gray-buff to light gray-green with fine dark sand. Paint: firm purple-brown. Paint on neck-base, sides of barred handles, base of handles. Center: concentric spirals beginning around solid dot on nipple and heavily outlined. At edge: 5 narrow concentric circles. In intervening zone, 4 single-outlined latticed-triangles abutting on center design.

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. 90, no. K426, pl. 20View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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