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Artifact: bc131

Number:BC131
Ware/Material:Bichrome Ware
Shape/Type:Bowl
Date:Cypro-Archaic
Preservation:Mended from fragments, substantial damage to decoration in interior
Body Shape:Shallow hemispherical
Base Shape:Slightly offset flat
Rim Shape:Slightly inturned beveled
Handle(s):Opposed horizontal loop handles below rim
Fabric:Cream-buff
Description:White slip with primarily dark brown paint. 4 brown concentric circles surround a broader one in tondo. A second broad brown line encircles the interior at mid-body, followed by another at rim. Handles are solid-painted brown. Maltese cross on base, surrounded by 5 concentric brown circles on lower body. These , in combination with 4 encircling brown bands at handle level, flank a broad red band.
Height(cm):5.6
Max. Diameter(cm):16.3
Base Diameter(cm):4.3
Rim Diameter(cm):16.3
Manufacture:Wheel made
Online Comparison:Harvard Semitic Museum, Cesnola Collection
Remarks:Acquired Kolokasides c-983-12
  

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