Jar with incised decoration

Description
This jar dates from the Early or Middle Bronze Age in Cyprus. The decoration was made by incising lines into the wet clay, and then filling the lines with a white colour to make them stand out.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/66
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
two handled flask/jar
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
jar with incised decoration
Material
pottery; Red Polished ware
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Year Low
-2700
Production Year High
-1650
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Family Group

Dimensions
height 250 mm; diameter 180 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:44
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:53

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