C60 Cypriot Bronze Age painted pottery flask £240

 


An amygdaloid shaped White Painted Ware pottery flask with ochre linear decoration.

Cyprus, Middle Bronze Age, c. 1800-1600 BC

Around 1/3 of the body has been restored (reconstructed)

Size: 8.7 x 5.7 cms

Ex. collection: Cyprus Museum, North Carolina, USA.

The museum was founded by Dr Takey Crist in 1988 and the majority of its collections were acquired in the US and Northern Europe during the 1970's and 1980's. Dr Crist is a Cypriot honourary consul to the US, and his museum was officially endorsed by the President of Cyprus, George Vassiliou in 1990.

Collection number inked on the base: 162