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Amphora
Date Made/Found: 600-475 BC
Material and Medium: Ceramic
Dimensions: Height 760mm; height with handles 895mm; mouth diameter 120mm; body diameter approx 500mm
Place Object Found: Cyprus
Department: Archaeology
Accession Number: J97.51
This basket-handled amphora is a classic type made in Cyprus. It would have contrasted with Phoenician and Greek transport jars in circulation at the same time. Many of these amphoras have been found in shipwrecks.
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