Rhyton shaped like a bird

Description
This is a type of vessel called a ‘rhyton’ which were used for pouring liquids during ceremonies and rituals. This one is shaped like a bird, possibly a chicken.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/65
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
bird shaped vessel, ?rhyton, zoomorphic vessel
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
rhyton shaped like a bird
Material
pottery; Red polished ware III
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Year Low
-2000
Production Year High
-1800
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:46
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:45:46

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