Cypriot fine Base Ring Ware pottery lentoid flaskC53
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A fine Base Ring Ware grey slip coated pottery lentoid flask decorated with white painted lines.
Cyprus, Late Bronze Age, c. 1450-1200 BC
20.2 x 14 cms
Intact, surace wear to some of the decoration as seen in the photographs
Ex. collection: Jean Pierre Jouve, France (1887-1976). Jouve was a prominent writer and poet, nominated five times for the Nobel Prize in Literature. Jouve and his wife were friends with and deeply influenced by Sigmund Freud who was a prominent antiquities collector at the time.