Cypriot Bronze Age burnished pottery bowlC66
A burnished red and black mottled pottery bowl with a small incised lug handle on the rim.
Cyprus, Early to Middle Bronze Age, c. 2300-1600 BC
5.3 x 9.5 cms
A very small chip on the rim otherwise intact
Ex. collection: Cyprus Museum, North Carolina, USA.
The museum was founded by Dr Takey Crist in 1988 and the majority of its collections were acquired in the US and Northern Europe during the 1970’s and 1980’s. Dr Crist is a Cypriot honourary consul to the US, and his museum was officially endorsed by the President of Cyprus, George Vassiliou in 1990.
Collection number inked on the base: 292