Gourd shaped jug

Description
This jug was made in Bronze Age Cyprus. It is a called a ‘gourd shaped jug’ due to its shape. It has one angled handle stretching from the top of the body to the base of the neck, and decorated with wavy red lines.
Accession Loan No.
52/1963/4
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
gourd shaped jug
Collector / Excavator
Burd, Mrs
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
gourd shaped jug
Material
pottery; Red on Black Slip ware
Period Classification
Cypriot Archaic - 750-500 BC
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:42
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:51

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