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Accession_Number 13.10.25
adlib_title Cypriote alabastron
Shape Alabastron
Shape_description Broad, flat, rim; short neck; long body, widening towards base; almost conical base with small circular indentation in centre
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/4
Decoration Pinkish clay, undecorated. Circular indention at top of shoulder. Circular indentation on base, (chipped ?)
Inscriptions
Condition Good, except for two medium sized chips on rim.
Technique/Style
Provenance Salamis
Period Classical / Hellenistic
Date 480-300
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.98.0283.jpg
2003.98.0283.jpg
Side view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the undecorated body.
2003.98.0284.jpg
2003.98.0284.jpg
Side view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing undecorated body.
2003.98.0285.jpg
2003.98.0285.jpg
Bottom view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the base with circular indentation.
2003.98.0286.jpg
2003.98.0286.jpg
Top view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the mouth and chipped rim.
2006.20.0067.jpg
2006.20.0067.jpg
Side view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the undecorated body.
2008.03.0033.jpg
2008.03.0033.jpg

2008.09.0004.jpg
2008.09.0004.jpg
Profile drawing of a Cypriote alabastron.
2008.99.0196.jpg
2008.99.0196.jpg
Side view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the undecorated body.
2008.99.0197.jpg
2008.99.0197.jpg
Side view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the undecorated body.
2008.99.0198.jpg
2008.99.0198.jpg
Top view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the mouth and chipped rim.
2008.99.0199.jpg
2008.99.0199.jpg
Bottom view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the base with circular indentation.
2008.99.0200.jpg
2008.99.0200.jpg
Side view of a Cypriot white ware alabastron, showing the undecorated body.
Comparanda CCA 11 #83
Bibliography Robertson, Laura Fahy, ‘The Brock University Collection of Cypriote Antiquities’ CCA 11, Paul Åstroms Förlag, Gothenburg, 1986.
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 21.4
Diameters Rim 4.1; body 4.6
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Citizenship
Edited_by Jessica; Kinsey; Teifi; Marianne
Date_edited 11.06.2003; 06.01.2006; 03.08.2006; 19.11.2008
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