Flask

Description
This small jug was made in Iron Age Cyprus. It has a single handle and a ‘trefoil’ spout, and is decorated with black line and circle patterns. It was collected by Lord Cobham who was Commissioner in Larnaca between 1879 and 1908.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/26
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
jug, ampulla
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
flask
Production Country
Cyprus
Material
pottery; Black on Red ware
Period Classification
Cypriot Archaic - 750-500 BC
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Year Low
-850
Production Year High
-600
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Family Group

Dimensions
whole height 195 mm; whole diameter 125 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:42
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:51

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