Cypriot. <em>Cypriot Base-Ring Juglet (Bilbil)</em>, ca. 1575–1475 B.C.E. Clay, slip, 5 13/16 x Diam. 2 13/16 in. (14.8 x 7.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 00.164. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.00.164_erg2.jpg)

Cypriot Base-Ring Juglet (Bilbil)


Medium: Clay, slip

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1575–1475 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 13/16 x Diam. 2 13/16 in. (14.8 x 7.1 cm)



Accession Number: 00.164

Image: CUR.00.164_erg2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Undecorated jug, with long narrow cylindrical neck slightly off perpendicular, with flaring rim and strap handle rising from shoulder to handle-ridge 3/4 way up neck, forming two ridges around neck where handle is attached. Inverted pear-shaped body with conical foot; buff-colored clay with uneven dark-brown to light-brown glaze. Condition: Very good, glaze largely intact, surface clean but slightly worn. Rim chipped.

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