London, South Kensington
14 May 2002
A GROUP OF CYPRIOT PLAIN WHITE WARE VESSELS
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, 3RD-1ST CENTURY B.C.
Including three jugs, 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) high max.; two spindle-shaped bottles, 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high max.; a bowl with small flat base, 4¼ in. (11 cm.) diam.; other bowls and dishes similar; a Wheelmade Black Slip Ware jug with depressed round body, the neck with everted rim, on ring base, 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm.) high; a Wheelmade White Painted Ware tall spindle-shaped bottle with collared red glazed rim; a similar ware jug with pronounced shoulder, encircling painted bands, the tall neck with everted rim, single ribbed handle, on ring foot, repaired, both 10¾ in. (27.4 cm.) high; three Red Ware vessels, including a juglet, foot restored, 3 1/8 in. (7.8 cm.) high; a flask with single lug handle, 4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high; a bowl with twin vertical handles, repaired, 4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) diam., all 9th-1st Century B.C.; and a White Shaved Ware jug, the body tapered to pointed base, with pinched spout, Late Bronze Age, 1575-1325 B.C., 6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) high (20)
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The Art of Ancient Cyprus, p. 45, pl. 39a/b/d (items one to three); p. 65, pl. 96 (items four and five), p. 45, pl. 39c (item six) and p. 37, pl. 28 (item twenty).
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