Gourd-shaped jug

Description
This type of round-based jug is called ‘gourd-shape’ because its shape is similar to the gourd vegetable. It was found in Salamis in eastern Cyprus and dates from the Cypriot middle or late Bronze Age.
Accession Loan No.
52/1963/6
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
gourd-shaped jug
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
jug, gourd shaped
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Production Year Low
-1800
Production Year High
-1650
Family Group

Material
pottery; Red on black ware
Collector / Excavator
Burd, Mrs
Collection Site Name
Salamis
Collection Country
Cyprus
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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