Poppy head vase

This is a poppy-head vase formed from three joined bottles, one of which is now missing. It was made in the Cypriot Late Bronze Age. It is one of many objects found in “tombs in the neighbourhood of Paphos” and given to the museum in 1910.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
929/1910a
Category
Antiquities
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collector Excavator
Barrett, W.E.
Material
potteryBase Ring ware
Common Name
poppy head vase
Simple Name
vessel

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bottle, poppy head vase, double, handle missing