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unknown Cypriot
Cypriot Primary

Cypriote Black Slip Ware Body Fragment

Middle Cypriote III
1700 BCE-1600 BCE

1 13/16 in. x 1 5/8 in. x 1/4 in. (4.6 cm x 4.2 cm x 0.6 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: P.4013
Geography: Asia, Cyprus
Classification: Unclassifiable Artifacts; Artifact Remnants; 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.
  • sherds - Limited to fragments of pottery or glass.
  • slip - Fine clay which, when mixed with water, results in a fluid with a creamlike consistency, used in casting, glazing, decorating, and repairing ceramic wares; in its natural state, it contains sufficient flux to be used for glazing and decorating without the need of additives. For ceramic glaze with a high content of slip, use "slip glaze."

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