Aryballos

Description
This small oil flask or ‘aryballos’ is decorated with brown and red geometric patterns and concentric circles. Its provenance suggests it was excavated by Sir Alfred Biliotti during his important work at the acropolis of Cameiros between 1852 and 1864.
Accession Loan No.
1887/10/63
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
aryballos
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
aryballos
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Production Year Low
-1050
Production Year High
-750
Family Group

Material
pottery; Bichrome ware
Collector / Excavator
Biliotti, A., Mr
Collection Site Name
Cameiros, Rhodes
Collection Town
Cameiros
Collection County
Rhodes
Collection Country
Greece
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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