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Title: Cyprus Medieval Museum: Bottle (MM1115, No. 8 p. 6 1989/xi-14)
Start date: 1200
End date: 1399
Historical Period: Late Byzantine Period

Blue glass. Oblong cylindrical body, short cylindrical neck with concave rim, round base. The decoration is divided into three registers by a horizontal guilloche between two parallel lines. The upper register is decorated with scenes from a battle. Although very badly preserved two opposing warriors on horses can be observed. The central register is decorated with figures of males and females gathering flowers. The decoration on the lower register is very poorly preserved but consists of a lion among flowers. (1989/XI-14/8)
Provenance: Nicosia, Androkleous and Pindareos Street

Size: Height: 21.5 cm
Place: Frourion Lemesou, Cyprus  
Languages: No linguistic content; Not applicable
Medium: glass (material)
Project: BYZART Project  
Fond: OUC Department of Antiquities Republic of Cyprus  
Physical type: vases
Material and technique: forming (physical activity)
Data provider: Department of Antiquities, Republic of Cyprus  
License: All rights reserved
Rights holder: Department of Antiquities, Republic of Cyprus  
Appears in Collections:BYZART

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