London, South Kensington
14 May 2002
A CYPRIOT WHEELMADE WHITE PAINTED WARE BOWL
CYPRO-GEOMETRIC, 1050-750 B.C.
The bowl with small flat base and broad flaring sides, the lower body with twin loop handles, a star motif on the base, between the handles a vertical band of connected chevrons, blocks of strokes below the rim, 9 3/8 in. (23.7 cm.) diam.; and four Wheelmade White Painted War jars, each with wide neck and narrow everted rim, twin vertical handles, on small conical foot, with zigzag motifs around the shoulders, encircling lines below, one with restored handle, 4 3/8 to 6¼ in. (11.1 to 16 cm.) high, all Cypro-Geometric, 1050-750 B.C. (5)
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