From:Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities
About this objectSteatite pendant. The pendant is a very pale blue with a shiny surface. There has been some slight damage at the top and a chip has been taken from the surface on one side. The pendant is round in section, flat at the top and slightly curved at the bottom. It is pierced crossways near the top with another hole joining it from the top to form an inverted T.
Date Madeca. 20th century BC
Place NotesExcavated from Karmi - Palealona tomb 8.
Medium and MaterialsStone
Style and IconographyCypriote
Subject and Association KeywordsClothing and dress
Subject and Association KeywordsMourning customs
Named CollectionThe James Logie Memorial Collection, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Credit LineDonated by the Melbourne University Cyprus Expedition, care of Dr J.B. Hennessy, University of Sydney, 1973.
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