Cypriot Late Bronze Age pottery poppy flaskC124
A grey/brown slip coated pottery jug with a single handle and a body in the shape of an upside-down poppy seed head.
Cyprus, Late Bronze Age, c. 1600-1350 BC
12.4 x 6.9 cms
Surface wear and light accretions as seen in the photographs
Ex. collection: Ambassador Reginald Bartholomew, New York, USA (1936-2012); Mr Bartholomew was the US ambassador to Lebanon, Spain and Italy at various periods during the 1980’s-1990’s.