Cypriot Iron Age painted pottery cupC20
A pottery cup with a flared rim and a small strap handle. The body is painted with broad horizontal grey bands and a concentric circle pattern in the tondo.
Cyprus, Early Iron Age, 1050-650 BC
6.3 x 15 cms including handle
Intact as shown, minor chipping and a small ancient firing crack in the foot
Ex. collection: Peter Newall (1946-2018), Dorset, UK; imported into the UK in 1973. Inherited c. 1970 from a South African collection formed between the 1930’s -1960’s.