Cypriot Middle Bronze Age pottery cup, ex. Cyprus Museum

C2

£160.00

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A red pottery cup with a rounded body and a single raised handle decorated with incised lines.

Culture
Cyprus, Middle Bronze Age, c. 1900-1650 BC

Size
9.4 cms diameter of bowl, 13 cms wide including handle

Condition
General surface wear and light chipping/pitting, tip of handle lost

Provenance
Ex. collection: Peter Newall (1946-2018), Dorset, UK; imported into the UK in 1973. Inherited c. 1970 from a South African collection formed between the 1930’s -1960’s. Exported under permit from the Cyprus Museum; their export tag on handle and reference numbers under base.

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