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Accession_Number REDMG:1961.150.2
adlib_title Cypriote wheel made black polished ware jug
Shape Jug
Shape_description Slightly flaring body with a rounded base. Tall narrow neck and beak spout. Base is uneven and therefore the vessel leans to one side.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Cypriote
Fabric_description Black polished ware
Munsell_color
Decoration Incised geometric motifs around the body highlighted within with white appliqué
Inscriptions
Condition Broken and reglued in several places, some small pieces missing.
Technique/Style Wheel made Black polished ware
Provenance Perhaps Mycenae
Period Early Cypriote III
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Oblique left-side view of a black polished jug, showing damager neck and spout.
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Left-side view a black polished jug, showing damager neck and spout.
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Side view of a black polished jug, showing damager neck and spout.
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Right-side view fo a black polished jug, showing damager neck and spout.
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Side view of a black polished jug, showing damager neck and spout.
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View of the base of a black polished jug.
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Over head view of a black polished jug, showing the mouth.
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Over head view of a black polished jug, showing the mouth.
Comparanda SCE IV 1A, fig. CLII, #1-7; Brown and Catling (1982) #23, fig. 19.
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 10.2
Diameters Body 5.8; Neck 1.9
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Reading Museum
Edited_by Marianne
Date_edited 08.07.2009
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