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Accession_Number 81.9.1
adlib_title Cypriote black-on-red ware jug
Shape Jug
Shape_description Rounded, everted rim, long neck, piriform body, ring foot. Thick strap handle curves up from the middle of the thick neck and down to the shoulder.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description Pink medium-coarse fabric
Munsell_color 5YR 7/3
Decoration Surface decorated with red slip. Two narrow black bands around bottom of neck, with six sets of narrow black vertical bands (alternating from three to four) extending down from the neck to the base; each set of four bands has a vertical row of small circles down the centre.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact and complete; surface weathered, with scratches and abrasions. Slight chip on foot and two chips on lip. Drip of (accidental?) black paint on side of handle. 'CH' written in pencil on the bottom.
Technique/Style Black-on-red Ware
Provenance Probably from Cyprus
Period Early Archaic
Date 700-600
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.94.0041.jpg
2003.94.0041.jpg
Left side view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2003.94.0042.jpg
2003.94.0042.jpg
Oblique view, from above, of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing rim and handle.
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2003.94.0043.jpg
2003.94.0043.jpg
Top view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing rim, top of handle, and interior.
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2003.94.0044.jpg
2003.94.0044.jpg
Bottom view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing the base.
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2003.94.0045.jpg
2003.94.0045.jpg
Top view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing rim, top of handle, and interior.
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2003.94.0046.jpg
2003.94.0046.jpg
Front view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2003.94.0047.jpg
2003.94.0047.jpg
Right side view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2003.94.0048.jpg
2003.94.0048.jpg
Back view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing the handle.
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2003.94.0049.jpg
2003.94.0049.jpg
Right side view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2010.99.0040.jpg
Right side view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2010.99.0041.jpg
2010.99.0041.jpg
Back view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing the handle.
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2010.99.0042.jpg
2010.99.0042.jpg
Left side view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2010.99.0043.jpg
2010.99.0043.jpg
Front view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing tall, thick neck and decorated body.
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2010.99.0044.jpg
2010.99.0044.jpg
Top view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, on its side, showing rim, top of handle, and interior.
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2010.99.0045.jpg
2010.99.0045.jpg
Bottom view of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing the base.
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2010.99.0046.jpg
2010.99.0046.jpg
Oblique view, from above, of a Black-on-red Ware Cypriot Jug, showing rim and handle.
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Comparanda
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 13.9
Diameters Mouth 6.7; body 9.8; base 4.5
Handle_height 7.1
Other_dims. W. of handle 1.3
Location Technique
Edited_by Amy; Kinsey; Teifi; Marianne
Date_edited 27.08.2002; 11.01.2006; 04.08.2006
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