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unknown Cypriot
Cypriot Primary

Cypriote Shaved Ware Fragment

Middle Cypriote III
1700 BCE-1600 BCE

3 7/8 in. x 2 3/4 in. x 1/4 in. (9.8 cm x 7 cm x 0.65 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: P.4003
Geography: Asia, Cyprus
Classification: Containers and Vessels; Vessels; Sherds
Culture/Nationality: Cypriote
Findspot: Tomb 11 at Enkomi

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  • Cypriote - Refers to the culture of the island of Cyprus, particularly during the Bronze Age from about 2300 to 1050 BCE.
  • shaving - Generally, the process of cutting or scraping the surface of something with a sharp-edged tool so as to remove a thin layer or unwanted extra material. In the context of skin and hide preparation, denotes the beamhouse operation of removing hair or excess dermal material to create an even thickness. In the context of bookbinding, for the removal of a small amount of material from the edges of a book, use "trimming."
  • sherds - Limited to fragments of pottery or glass.

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