Archaeological Investigations at Palaepaphos 2011

  2011 Study season

 

Following five years of fieldwork excavations at Palaepaphos, it was considered necessary to undertake a study season of the material unearthed during the previous expeditions. The 2011 season, which took place between the 29th August - 16th September, focused on the study of the Late Bronze Age pottery excavated at the sites of Marcello and Hadjiabdullah between the years 2006-2010. The selected material was also drawn and hotographed.

 

The 2011 team of pottery specialists consisted of:

Susan Sherratt                      

Study and publication of the Late Bronze Age pottery from Marcello (2006-2008)

Artemis Georgiou

Study and publication of the Late Bronze Age pottery from Hadjiabdullah (2009-2010)

Ariane Jacobs

Study and publication of the Late Bronze Age Plain White wares from Marcello and Hadjiabdullah (2006-2010)

Priscilla Keswani

Study and publication of the Late Bronze Age pithoi from Marcello and Hadjiabdullah (2006-2010)

Anna Georgiadou

Drawing of selected fragments for publication

 

Following the 2011 study season, two articles were submitted for publication in the Report of the Department of Antiquities, Cyprus. The articles authored by Susan Sherratt and Artemis Georgiou include a catalogue of the Late Bronze Age pottery from the 2006-2008 excavations at Marcello and the 2009-2010 excavations at Hadjiabdullah respectively.

 

Marcello Late Bronze Age pottery (drawings)

 

 1. White Painted Wheelmade III spouted jug from Marcello  2. White Painted Wheelmade III shallow bowl from Marcello 5. Base-ring Y-shaped bowl from Marcello 6. Wall bracket from Marcello 7. White Slip bowl from Marcello

 

Hadjiabdullah Late Bronze Age pottery (drawings)

 

8. Teratsoudhia ware jug from Hadjiabdullah 10. Proto-White Slip bowl from Hadjiabdullah 12. Late Bronze Age pottery from Hadjiabdullah 11. White Slip pottery from Hadjiabdullah