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Greek polychrome terracotta amphora, 11th-8th century B.C.

Greek polychrome terracotta amphora, 11th-8th century B.C.


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1400522

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Amphora with ring base, pyriform body, wide neck, exvasive lip and bilateral U-shaped handles. It has a classic Cypriot geometric decoration in ochre tones. The patterns comprise wide and narrow bands that wrap around its surface. This magnificent vessel is part of one of the most recognized and decorative artistic styles of ancient world. Measurements: 52x43 cm.
Conditions: Missing parts of polychrome and some stains on the surface.
Provenance: Leopoldo Benguerel Collection / Ars Historica Archaeological Gallery, Madrid, 2014