London, South Kensington
14 May 2002
A GROUP OF CYPRIOT POTTERY VESSELS
LATE 3RD/MID-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
Comprising a Bichrome Ware miniature amphora, encircling bands and concentric circles around the shoulder, 5 in. (12.6 cm.) high; a Bichrome Ware jug with pinched spout, decorated with pendant trefoil-leaves suspended from neck band, 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) high; another jug with circular eye motif, bands around the neck with suspended frontal block of multiple lines flanked on either side by a stylized lotus bud motif, 5¾ in. (14.7 cm.) high; a Bichrome Ware dish with single pierced lug handle on the rim, concentric band decoration, repaired, 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) diam., all Cypro-Archaic, 750-475 B.C.; an Incised Red Polished Ware hemispherical bowl, with incised geometric and linear decoration, Early Bronze Age, 2300-1900 B.C., 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) diam.; and a plain pottery lamp of cocked hat form, with pinched spout, 5th Century B.C., 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) long (6)
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