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jug

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2002,0730.1

  • Description

    Pottery beaked jug. Painted with horizontal matt black bands and vertical lines descending from lowest band with thinner lines either side.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 2300BC-2000BC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 17.8 centimetres
    • Diameter: 5.8 centimetres (base)
  • Curator's comments

    For similar Early Matt Painted ware from Phylakopi see:

    Atkinson, T.D. et al. (1904), Excavations at Phylakopi in Melos. Journal of Hellenic Studies Supplementary Paper No. 4., pl. IX

    Sherratt, S. (2000), Catalogue of Cycladic Antiquities in the Ashmolean Museum. Oxford University Press, p. 230, cat. 13.b.i.40 (Pl. 292)

    Renfrew, C. & Evans, R.K. (2007), “The Early Bronze Age Pottery”, in C. Renfrew (ed.) Excvations at Phylakopi in Melos 1974-77. BSA Supplementary Volume 42. p. 160: P106 (Pl. 21d)

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  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2002

  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number

    2002,0730.1

Pottery beaked jug. Painted with horizontal matt black bands; vertical lines from lowest band with thinner lines either side.

Pottery beaked jug. Painted with horizontal matt black bands; vertical lines from lowest band with thinner lines either side.

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