Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Middle Cypriot III Period
2 7/16 x Diam. 4 1/2 in. (6.2 x 11.5 cm) (show scale)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Open bowl, irregularly round, with one broken handle. Thin buff-colored ware, apparently slipped and with brown geometric decoration: interior bottom-circular zig-zag line and small circle in center; u-shaped scallops around inner lip edge; horizontal zig-zag between two horizontal stripes around outer lip; geometric (diagonal parallel lines, circles, etc.) around widest part of body; exterior bottom-crossed parallel straight lines.
Condition: Handle broken away ca. 1 cm. from its attachment to bowl. Decoration worn on several areas around lip, inside and out.
This item is not on view
Cypriot. Open Bowl, 1700-1600 B.C.E. Clay, slip, 2 7/16 x Diam. 4 1/2 in. (6.2 x 11.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X469. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.X469_print_NegA_bw.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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