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.
Provenance: Leopoldo Benguerel Collection / Ars Historica Archaeological Gallery, Madrid, 2014
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- Énorme amphore géométrique peinte en blanc, 52 x 43,5 cm
- Siècle/ Période
- 11th-8th century B.C.
- Parties manquantes de polychromie et quelques taches sur la surface.