Cypriot Early Iron Age plain pottery jugC5
A pottery jug with a globular body and twin strap handle, the surface retains traces of white slip but is otherwise undecorated.
Cyprus, Early Iron Age, 1050-650 BC
25.5 x 17.5 cms
Intact apart from light chipping and surface accretions as seen in the photographs
Ex. private collection, Haslemere, Surrey, UK; probably acquired from the collection of J Wallace Craig MD, active in the 1940’s-1970’s. The collection identified and authenticated in the early 1980’s by B F Cook, Keeper of Greek and Roman Antiquities at the British Museum.