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Artifact: bc009-10-11

Number:BC009
Ware/Material:Black Polished Ware
Shape/Type:Knob-lug Bowl
Date:Prehistoric Bronze Age
Preservation:Intact
Body Shape:Deep hemispherical
Base Shape:Rounded
Rim Shape:Slightly inturned
Handle(s):Vertical lug, horizontally pierced at rim
Fabric:Buff
Description:A series of roughly concentric motifs decorate the exterior of the bowl. 4 incised, lime-filled lines encircle the base, followed by two zigzag registers that contain a row of hatched lozenges. On the upper body, two groups of roughly parallel horizontal lines flank another row of hatched lozenges. The lug and bowl interior are left plain.
Height(cm):5.5
Max. Diameter(cm):10.9
Rim Diameter(cm):10.6
Manufacture:Hand built
Comparisons in Print:Karageorghis 2000: 29 (variant).
Remarks:Acquired Kolokasides c-983-2
  
Number:BC010
Ware/Material:Black Polished Ware
Shape/Type:Flask
Date:Prehistoric Bronze Age
Preservation:Fragmentary: Only the rim, neck, and top of shoulder remain
Body Shape:Probably globular
Neck Shape:Long neck tapering inward to a squat funnel mouth
Rim Shape:Funnel, everted
Fabric:Grey
Description:Incised decoration, filled with lime. A group of 8 horizontal concentric lines at shoulder stop just short of meeting end-to-end. A similar motif below rim, but with 11 lines. Between these two groups a single incised line, punctuated at intervals by incised lozenges. Pierced twice just below rim.
Height(cm):7.9
Max. Diameter(cm):5.7
Rim Diameter(cm):3.1
Manufacture:Hand built
Comparisons in Print:SCE IV:1A, 316, Type V C b., Webb 1997: 112.
  
Number:BC011
Ware/Material:Black Polished Ware
Shape/Type:Flask
Date:Prehistoric Bronze Age
Preservation:Fragmentary: repaired, missing rim, damage to side.
Body Shape:Piriform
Base Shape:Rounded
Neck Shape:Long cylindrical, tapering inward toward rim
Rim Shape:Missing
Handle(s):One vertical lug, horizontally pierced, toward top of neck.
Fabric:Grey
Description:Incised decoration, filled with lime. On neck, 3 groups of 4 parallel encircling lines. 2 groups of 5 parallel encircling lines at shoulder and base frame alternating 3-line zigzag and double ladder motifs.
Height(cm):9.6
Max. Diameter(cm):4.8
Manufacture:Hand built
Comparisons in Print:SCE IV:1A, 316, Type V C b.; Webb 1997: 112; Karageorghis 200: 30.
  

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