A large Cypriot pottery amphora
Lot 59*W
A large Cypriot bichrome ware pottery amphora
Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,855) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A large Cypriot bichrome ware pottery amphora
Iron Age, Cypro-Geometric, 950-850 B.C.
Decorated in brown and crimson, with loop handles at the shoulders, the body decorated with encircling bands, linear and hatched motifs with a wavy line around the shoulder, the neck with linear, crossed and circular motifs, interspersed with fronds, 23in (58.4cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Barbara Gersch Collection, California, acquired in 1993.
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