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Fragmentary Cypriot Jug

Object Details

Title:

Fragmentary Cypriot Jug

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Cypriot

Place:

Cyprus (Place Created)

Date:

about 2000–1900 B.C.

Medium:

Terracotta

Object Number:

93.AE.62

Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. Kenneth H. Torp

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Object Description

Fragments of a Cypriot Red-Polished ware jug decorated with incision. Horizontal lines encircle the neck, shoulder and body. Two bands of connecting diamonds decorated with stripes are present on the body.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1993

Kenneth H. Torp, donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1993.

Bibliography
Bibliography

"Acquisitions/1993." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 22 (1994), p. 61, no. 5.

Mihalopoulos, Catie and Paul Åström. Cypriote Antiquities in Collections in Southern California. Corpus of Cypriote Antiquities 29 (Sävedalen: Paul Åströms Förlag, 2006), pp. 14, extensions 1-20, no. 2, fig. 2, ill.