Teapot Flask

Cypriot

original

gift of: the Minden Family

date: 18th century BC.

provenance: Cyprus

description: Dropper flask of "teapot" form with one handle and a long upward-angled spout, two holes for hanging at the base of the neck, the body decorated with a panel of chevrons and hash marks, the neck and handle also decorated with lines of hash marks.
Terracotta, red slip.
Height: 14 cm
Width: 14.5 cm
Handle and spout rejoined, wear to the base and one side.