Cypriot Middle Bronze Age jugC10
A pale brown pottery jug with incised linear, circle and dot decoration.
Cyprus, Middle Bronze Age, c. 1850-1650 BC
10.4 x 6.1 cms
A hole and related crack on the neck, otherwise intact apart from a surface chip on the lower body
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.