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Accession_Number 13.10.26
adlib_title Cypriote red slip ware; wheel made bowl
Shape Bowl
Shape_description Shallow bowl; horizontal rim with two holes for suspension at one side, one of the holes has a thin piece of rope in it (modern?)and clay; the base is slightly bulbous (the shape is slightly irregular leading to an incline of the rim to one side); interior smooth; 'ridges' can be felt on the exterior where the clay was turned on the potter's wheel; short, wide resting surface.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/3
Decoration Exterior colour quite pale with several large white patches and ridges, interior coated in brown paint.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, but missing a chunk from the rim. There is a substantial amount of greyish deposit on the rim and interior, and smaller surface chips on both the interior and the exterior. The exterior is worn in several places.
Technique/Style Red slip ware; wheel made
Provenance Possibly from Salamis
Period Late Classical / Early Hellenistic
Date 4 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Top view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the rim and interior.
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Side view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the ridged exterior.
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Side view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the ridged exterior.
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Bottom view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the short, wide resting surface.
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Side view of an (upside down) Cypriote bowl, showing the exterior and chipped rim.
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Detailed view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the rim with two holes for suspension.
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View of base of a Cypriote bowl, showing the short, wide resting surface.
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Oblique overhead view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the rim and interior.
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Oblique view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the rim and interior.
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Side view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the ridged exterior.
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Side view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the ridged exterior.
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Side view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the ridged exterior.
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Side view of a Cypriote bowl, showing the ridged exterior.
Comparanda
Bibliography 2004.92.0006
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 7.2
Diameters Rim 28.8; body 24.2; base 7.9
Handle_height
Other_dims. Distance between two holes 3.2; R.W.: 2.0
Location 3.2
Edited_by Jessica; Alexandra; Nichola; Laura; Teifi; Marianne; Jasmin Payne
Date_edited 30.06.2003; 29.07.2004; 31.08.2006; 16.07.2007; 04.09.2018
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