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Artifact: bc034

Number:BC034
Ware/Material:Bichrome Ware
Shape/Type:Amphoriskos
Date:Cypro-Archaic
Preservation:Intact
Body Shape:Ovoid
Base Shape:Low ring
Neck Shape:Wide concave-sided
Rim Shape:Plain flaring
Handle(s):Opposed horizontal loop handles at shoulder
Fabric:Buff
Description:White slip. 4 parallel concentric lines at mid-body beneath a wavy line connecting the handles, which are solid-painted. The paint from the handles slashes down across the decoration on the body. At top of shoulder a broad brown band. A broad red bend mid-neck, flanked by bands of 2 roughly parallel brown lines. Rim solid-painted brown.
Height(cm):13.4
Max. Diameter(cm):9.8
Base Diameter(cm):4.5
Rim Diameter(cm):7.2
Manufacture:Wheel made
Comparisons in Print:SCE IV:2, Fig. XXXV:13, Type 1b.
Remarks:Acquired Kolokasides c-992-10. Marked "P 850" on base.
  

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