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Accession_Number 84.8.2
adlib_title Perhaps Cypriote amphora
Shape Amphora
Shape_description Fragment, where stamp is situated.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Perhaps Cypriote
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR 7/4
Decoration Amphora stamp. Stamp is rectangular and letters are in relief and takes up most of the handle. There is a small hole in the break of the handle.
Inscriptions
Condition Fragment. Upper word on the stamp has almost worn away. There are a few chips and scratches. Black and white deposits on the surface.
Technique/Style
Provenance From Paphos, Cyprus
Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0610.jpg
2002.97.0610.jpg
Front view of part of a amphora which has been stamped, stamp not shown.
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2002.97.0611.jpg
2002.97.0611.jpg
Side view of part of amphora which has been stamped, stamp is not clear in the photo.
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2002.97.0612.jpg
2002.97.0612.jpg
Underneath of part of amphora which has been stamped.
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2002.97.0613.jpg
2002.97.0613.jpg
View of part of amphora which has been stamped laying on its side, showing the stamp which are letters in relief.
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2005.90.0008.jpg
2005.90.0008.jpg

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Beazley_DB
Height 8.5
Diameters Min. 3.7; max. 8.5
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Citizenship
Edited_by Faye Cheesman; Kinsey; Joana Varela
Date_edited 15.07.2003; 06.01.2006; 05.04.2017
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