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Accession_Number 13.10.18
adlib_title Cypriote wheel made; bichrome iii ware bowl
Shape Bowl
Shape_description Two pinched handles; deep bowl;concave circular foot.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/4
Decoration Interior: halfway down, a series of uneven thin black concentric lines between two thick black lines; at base two concentric black circles. Exterior (from top to bottom): two black concentric lines, uneven thin black lines inside two thick black lines, one wide red band, black line, black line around footring and three concentric black lines on base.
Inscriptions
Condition Good, one handle slightly worn, rim worn away round edges. Large amounts of browny-grey deposit around the rim (exterior and interior), causing wearing of some of the interior decoration. Small string tied to handle (modern)
Technique/Style Wheel made; Bichrome III Ware
Provenance Salamis, Cyprus
Period Cypro-Geometric III
Date 850-750
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.98.0275.jpg
2003.98.0275.jpg
Side view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the exterior of the body.
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2003.98.0276.jpg
2003.98.0276.jpg
Side view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing deposits around the rim.
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2003.98.0277.jpg
2003.98.0277.jpg
Top view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the interior decorated with a series of concentric black lines.
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2003.98.0278.jpg
2003.98.0278.jpg
Bottom view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the decorated exterior and base.
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2008.99.0134.jpg
2008.99.0134.jpg
Bottom view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the decorated exterior and base.
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2008.99.0135.jpg
2008.99.0135.jpg
Top view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the interior decorated with a series of concentric black lines.
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2008.99.0136.jpg
2008.99.0136.jpg
Top view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the interior decorated with a series of concentric black lines.
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2008.99.0141.jpg
2008.99.0141.jpg
Side view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the exterior of the body.
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2008.99.0142.jpg
2008.99.0142.jpg
Oblique top view of a Cypriote bichrome ware bowl, showing the interior decorated with a series of concentric black lines.
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Archive_Ref reference 1
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Beazley_DB
Height 7.2
Diameters Rim 21.8; base 6.1
Handle_height 1.3
Other_dims. Rim incl. handles 23.8
Location 2.2
Edited_by Jessica; Teifi; Marianne
Date_edited 11.06.2003; 31.08.2006; 16.07.2007
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