Saucer with handle

Description
This saucer or dish has one handle on the side. It was made in the middle or late Cypriot Bronze Age and is a type of pottery called ‘Mycenaean ware’ which was traded into the island of Cyprus. The man who donated this object to the museum was Commissioner of Larnaca between 1879 and 1908 and collected many archaeological objects during his time on the island of Cyprus. Unfortunately he did not record where any of the objects were discovered.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/63
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
saucer with handle
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
saucer with handle
Dimensions
height 40 mm; W 123 mm
Cultural Group
Mycenaean; Cypriot
Production Year Low
-2000
Production Year High
-1050
Family Group

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

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