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Title: Cyprus Medieval Museum: Bowl (MM1121, No. 20 p. 7 1989/xi-14)
Start date: 1200
End date: 1399
Historical Period: Late Byzantine Period

Glazed ware with brown and green Sgraffito. External glaze. Deep body, carinated form with inward bevelled rim, high ring base. The internal decoration depicts the personification of the sun in the center. The beams of light are represented with rings intersected by vertical lines, which cover the whole interior. Yellowish glaze over brown slip on exterior.
Provenance: Nicosia, Androkleous and Pindareos Street. (1989/XI-14/I/20)

Size: Height: 9 cm; Diameter: 15 cm
Place: Frourion Lemesou, Cyprus  
Languages: No linguistic content; Not applicable
Medium: clay
glaze (coating by location)
Project: BYZART Project  
Fond: OUC Department of Antiquities Republic of Cyprus  
Physical type: vessels (containers)
Material and technique: sgraffito (technique)
glazing (coating process)
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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