London, South Kensington
14 May 2002
A CYPRIOT BICHROME WARE JUGLET
CYPRO-ARCHAIC, 750-475 B.C.
The squat round body with flaring neck and flat base, decorated with three sets of concentric circles around the body and another on the base, 5 in. (12.7 cm.) high; a similar ware jug, the round body with pinched spout and ring base, concentric circles on the shoulder with encircling bands beneath, 6 in. (15.2 cm.) high; four Wheelmade White Painted Ware vessels, comprising a similar jug with pinched spout, encircling bands and 'tail' loop below the handle, 6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high; a jug with side spout, the short neck surmounted by an arching handle, encircling linear decoration, ring base, 6¼ in. (16 cm.) high; a jug with pinched spout on flat base; and a spherical-bodied juglet with round spout, both with concentric circle decoration and slight restoration, 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) and 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) high respectively, all Iron Age, 1050-475 B.C. (6)
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