Cypriot Sgraffito. Flaring rim and up turned ring base. Conical lower body and straight upper body. Reddish brown clay, yellowish/beige glaze interior and also on rim exterior. Decoration: three parallel bands on the rim while the center is occupied by a crude object, a shield with a cross in the center. Restored. Paphos workshop. Byzantine. Provenance: Xero

(Department of Antiquities, Republic of Cyprus)
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Subject Termsglazing (coating process), glazed (general coating process), ceramic glaze, ceramic glazes, sgraffito (technique), decoration, graffito, Byzantine art, Archaeology, glaze (coating by location), glazes (coatings by location), clay, clays, Byzantine (culture and style)
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