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Accession_Number 13.10.21
adlib_title Cypriote wheel made jug
Shape Jug
Shape_description Course jug with fat body, thick rim. The single handle reaches from the neck beneath the rim to the shoulder of the jug. The neck is as wide as the mouth, then tapers inwards slightly to meet the body, the ring foot is short and quite wide.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description Greyish pale yellow to dark pink clay with some dark pink inclusions.
Munsell_color 2.5Y 7/4- 2.5YR 5/6
Decoration The body is unpainted, beige-grey colour with a few red patches.
Inscriptions
Condition Complete and intact. There are wheel marks on the body of the vase and some deposits on the base, above the handle, and on the lip.
Technique/Style Wheel Made
Provenance From Salamis
Period Late Classical
Date 4 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.92.0054.jpg
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Top view of a Cypriote jug, showing mouth.
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Front view of a Cypriote jug.
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Front view of a Cypriote jug, showing handle.
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Front view of a Cypriote jug.
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Front view of a Cypriote jug.
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Top view of a Cypriote jug, showing mouth.
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Top view of the bottom of a Cypriote jug, showing base.
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Right side view of Cypriote jug, showing the fat body, neck and handle.
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Back view of Cypriote jug, showing the fat body, and the handle.
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Left side view of Cypriote jug, showing the fat body, neck and handle.
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Front view of Cypriote jug, showing the fat body and the neck.
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Top view of Cypriote jug on its side, showing shoulder, rim, handle and interior.
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Bottom view of Cypriote jug on its side, showing ring foot and circle underside of the body.
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Oblique view of a Cypriote jug from above, showing rim, body and handle.
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Comparanda SCE IV:2, fig. LXVIII.6.5B.
Bibliography 2004.92.0006
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 17.0
Diameters 14.1
Handle_height 5.8
Other_dims. Mouth 5.5; base 7.1; Body: 14.3
Location 2.2
Edited_by Jessica; Alexandra; Nichola; Laura; Marianne
Date_edited 30.06.2003; 19.07.2004;...;...;07.09.07
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