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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Greece

  • Date:

    1650 BC - 1550 BC

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H.S.Ashbee Esq.

  • Museum number:

    221-1901

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Buff-coloured earthenware vase, painted in red, with an ovoid body, supported on a small foot, with narrow neck, mouth pinched in to form a lip, loop handle. The body is painted with panels containing rows of dots within interlaced and parallel wavy lines; round the neck and shoulders are horizontal bands, and on either side of the lip is a small circle.

Place of Origin

Greece

Date

1650 BC - 1550 BC

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Descriptive line

Buff-coloured earthenware vase, found in Cyprus, Ancient greek; Mycenaen period, 1650-1550 BC.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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