A GROUP OF NINE CYPRIOT MAINLY MOTTLED AND RED POLISHED WARE VESSELS
EARLY MIDDLE CYPRIOT, 2300-1650 B.C.
Comprising a large deep hemispherical bowl with flat base, heavy ring handle and cylindrical spout with everted rim opposite, 11 in. (28 cm.) diam.; another smaller spouted bowl with pierced loop handle, 6.5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) diam.; a shallow spouted bowl with double-pierced rim lug, 10 in. (26 cm.) diam.; a similar jar with loop handle and single spout, restored at rim, 6 in. (15.2 cm.) high; another spouted jar, with multiple horizontal and zigzag incised lines on the shoulder, 5.1/8 in. (13 cm.) high; three bowls each with single trough-shaped spout, a small loop handle opposite, one relief-decorated with cord-like lines, 9 in. (22.8 cm.) diam. av.; and a Red-on-Black Slip Ware bowl with broad trough spout and pierced loop lug opposite, with faint traces of quadruple red wavy lines, 12 in. (30.5 cm.) diam., some repaired (9)