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Accession_Number 14.9.4
adlib_title Cypriote jug
Shape Jug
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 6/6
Decoration One-handled jug, black and blue background. Mouth very small, with a thick lip to which the black handle joins. The neck is very short and black. The shoulder is predominantly black with suggestions of circles around the circumference in black and blue bands. The body has a thick black band overlapping from the shoulder, but the rest is deep blue colour and undecorated. The foot is small and undecorated.
Inscriptions
Condition Complete, intact. Minor chips and scratches on main shoulder.
Technique/Style
Provenance Probably from Enkomi
Period Classical / Hellenistic
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.94.0004.jpg
2003.94.0004.jpg
Left side view of a Cypriote jug, showing the handle.
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2003.94.0005.jpg
2003.94.0005.jpg
Oblique left-side view, from above, of a Cypriote jug, showing the mouth and the handle.
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2003.94.0006.jpg
2003.94.0006.jpg
Top view of a Cypriote jug, showing the mouth, handle, and shoulder.
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2003.94.0007.jpg
2003.94.0007.jpg
Oblique back side view from below of a Cypriote jug, showing the lower body and base.
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2008.99.0269.jpg
2008.99.0269.jpg
Oblique right-side view fo a Cypriote jug, showing the mouth and the handle.
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2008.99.0270.jpg
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Right side view of a Cypriote jug, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0271.jpg
2008.99.0271.jpg
Back side view of a Cypriote jug, showing the front of the handle.
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2008.99.0272.jpg
2008.99.0272.jpg
Left side view of a Cypriote jug, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0273.jpg
2008.99.0273.jpg
Front view of a Cypriote jug.
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Front view of a Cypriote jug.
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2008.99.0275.jpg
2008.99.0275.jpg
View od the base of a Cypriote jug.
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Over head view of a Cypriote jug, showing the mouth.
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Comparanda CCA 13, #164; SCE I, pl. LXXIII, fig #1, top row, 6th from the left.
Bibliography Laffineur, Robert, Frieda Vandenabeele, ‘Cypriote Antiquities in Belgium’, CCA 13, Paul Åströms Förlag, Göteborg, 1990.
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 10.9
Diameters Mouth 1.1, base 2.8
Handle_height 4.3
Other_dims.
Location 3.1.1
Edited_by Jessica; Liz; Marianne
Date_edited 19.03.2003; 20.06.2007; 25.11.2008
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