London, South Kensington
14 May 2002
A CYPRIOT BICHROME RED WARE STEMMED BOWL
CYPRO-ARCHAIC, 750-475 B.C.
With twin side loop handles, the deep bowl decorated with two friezes of concentric circles, the tapered lower body and interior with concentric black and white lines, repaired, 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high; a Black-on-Red Ware jug with pinched spout, the ovoid body on ring base, decorated with three encircling bands of fine black lines, concentric circles around the shoulder and lower body with crossed dagger motif below the spout, Cypro-Archaic, 750-600 B.C., 8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; and a similar ware juglet with short neck and flaring rim, the round body decorated with black bands and concentric circles, neck repaired, Cypro-Geometric, 850-750 B.C., 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) high (3)
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The Art of Ancient Cyprus, p. 43, pl. 36a (item one) and pl. 35a (item three).
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