Dish

Description
This vessel shows the mixing of ideas in the Mediterranean area. The style of white pottery with painted black decoration developed in Cyprus in the Iron Age. The shape of the pot, a flat dish with handles, was a Greek invention.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/21
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
dish
Simple Name
dish
Full Name
dish with two handles
Dimensions
whole W 470 mm; whole height 55 mm; whole depth 370 mm
Production Year Low
-1050
Production Year High
-750
Family Group

Material
pottery; White painted Geometric ware
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Country
Cyprus
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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