Cypriot Bichrome Ware Oinochoe

A large ancient Cypriot bichrome ware spherical oinochoe, the body pained with concentric bands in gray and ochre bands, interspersed with gray concentric circles throughout.

Ca. 750 - 600 BC.
Height: 15 3/4 in. (40 cm).

Bichrome ware originated in early Iron Age Phoenicia and spread to Cyprus where it became for a time the dominant pottery style.

Formerly in the collection of Artemis A. W. Joukowsky (1930-2020) and Dr. Martha Sharp Joukowsky (1936-2022), Providence, Rhode Island.
Inv#: 9072
Guaranteed Authentic


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