Cypriot jar with handle: Early Bronze Age III (2100 - 2000 BC)

jar with handle

A classic Early Cypriot, incised Red Polished Ware jar, with the incisions filled with white lime. The red is an iron rich slip. A quite common but very pleasing form.  Complete.

Size: 15.7cm high

(collection of Professor Dr. Günther Marschall, Hamburg (1913 - 1997), bought between 1967 - 1975. German export certificate 6491, 27 July 2017)

(Aquired Auction Gorny & Mosch, Munich, Germany 30th June 2017, lot 79)