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Red-polished ware bowl, with animal-head and sun disc attachments: GR.5y.1939

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Current Location: Gallery 22 (Cypriot)

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Red-polished ware bowl, with animal-head and sun disc attachments

Maker(s)

Unknown

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Description

Tulip shaped ritual vessel

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.15 m
Height: 0.172 m
Width: 0.174 m

Relative size of this object

17.4 cm17.2 cm15 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Stewart, J. R.

Dating

Early Cypriot
Bronze Age
-2400 BCE - -2201 BCE

Note

Red-polished ware

Materials used in production

Clay

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.5y.1939
Primary reference Number: 69477
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 19 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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