Jug with trefoil mouth

Description
This is a ring based Archaic Ware amphora with a bulbous body and thin neck. It has a pinched lip and one flat handle and is decorated with black and cream bands round the body and one set of concentric black circles on the shoulder. It was made in the Cypriot Iron Age. It is one of many objects found in “tombs in the neighbourhood of Paphos” and given to the museum in 1910.
Accession Loan No.
913/1910
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
jug, trefoil mouth
Collector / Excavator
Barrett, W.E.
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
jug with trefoil mouth
Material
pottery; Bichrome Red I Ware
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Year Low
-750
Production Year High
-475
Collection Town
Paphos
Collection Site Name
Paphos
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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