London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
A CYPRIOT BICHROME WARE OINOCHOE AND AMPHORA
CYPRO-ARCHAIC, CIRCA 750-600 B.C.
The oinochoe with spherical body and pinched lip, decorated in dark brown and red with concentric circles on each side, circles and a crossed motif at the front; and a similar amphora, with two vertical strap handles, the body decorated in dark brown and red with bands of concentric circles on the neck and shoulder and with encircling lines, vertical wave pattern up each handle
11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm.) and 13¼ in. (33.6 cm.) high respectively (2)
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