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Accession_Number REDMG:1958.19.1
adlib_title Cypriote hand made jug
Shape Jug
Shape_description Jug with tall narrow tapering neck, beak spout, and bulbous body. Vertical strap handle joins the base of the neck near the spout and a thrid where the neck and body are joined.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description White Painted III Ware
Munsell_color
Decoration Tip of the spout is painted black. Black-painted horizontal stripes around the base of the neck and around the centre of the body. Black-painted diagonal stripes and triangle patterns around the upper half of the body. Set of black vertical and horizontal stripes that cross each other in the centre on the lower body.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact and complete. Paint worn in places
Technique/Style Hand made
Provenance Unknown
Period Middle Bronze Age
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2009.99.0046.jpg
Oblique front-right side view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the beak spout.
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Oblique back-right side view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the handle.
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Right side view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the beak spout and the handle.
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Back side view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the handle.
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Left side view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the beak spout and the handle.
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Front view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the beak spout.
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Over head view of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the mouth.
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View of the base of a Cypriote white painted jar, showing the crossing decoration.
Comparanda SCE IV. 1B, fig. VI.14
Bibliography
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Beazley_DB
Height 12.6
Diameters Base 7.2
Handle_height 3.8
Other_dims.
Location
Edited_by Marianne
Date_edited 08.07.2009
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