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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.
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.
2002.97.0612.jpg
2002.97.0612.jpg
Underneath of part of amphora which has been stamped.
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.
2005.90.0008.jpg
2005.90.0008.jpg

Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
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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