Jug

Description
This type of jug is called a ‘spindle jug’ and was made in Bronze Age Cyprus. It was collected by Lord Cobham who was Commissioner in Larnaca between 1879 and 1908.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/50
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
jug
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
spindle jug / spindle jar
Dimensions
whole height 290 mm; whole diameter 60 mm
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Production Year Low
-1650
Production Year High
-1050
Family Group

Material
pottery; Wheel-made Red Lustrous ware
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Country
Cyprus
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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