Three Cypriot pottery jugs 3
Lot 371
Three Cypriot pottery jugs 3
Sold for £1,320 (US$ 2,217) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Three Cypriot pottery jugs
Iron Age, 850-475 B.C.
Including a trefoil lipped bichrome ware jug, the spherical body decorated on each side with a large concentric circular motif containing a ring of smaller concentric circles, with a long chevron motif on the front, 7½in (19cm); a large bichrome ware flask decorated with horizontal linear bands intersecting two large concentic motifs, 9¾in (25cm), repaired; and a white painted ware jug, with beaked re-cut lip, the spherical body with three concentric circle motifs, 6in (15cm) (3)

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  • Provenance:
    Part of a Cypriot private collection formed initially by the vendor's great grandfather and added to in the U.K. since 1951 by his grandfather and father.
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