Pottery in the Cyprus tradition
Read Online

Pottery in the Cyprus tradition by Ioannis Ionas

  • 136 Want to read
  • ·
  • 68 Currently reading

Published by The Cyprus Research Centre in Nicosia, Cyprus .
Written in English



  • Cyprus


  • Pottery -- Cyprus -- Catalogs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-157) and index.

StatementIoannis Ionas.
SeriesPublications of the Cyprus Research Centre ;, 23, Dēmosieumata tou Kentrou Epistēmonikōn Ereunōn ;, 23.
LC ClassificationsNK4146.C9 I57 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL66585M
ISBN 10996308043X
LC Control Number99164730

Download Pottery in the Cyprus tradition


The conservative character of traditional hand-made pottery in Cyprus has long attracted the interest of archaeologists and ethnoarchaeologists. But these have mainly been concerned with manufacturing techniques, while this book considers the subject from wider perspectives and highlights the comple. The Phoenician pottery of Cyprus [Bikai, Patricia Maynor] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Phoenician pottery of CyprusAuthor: Patricia Maynor Bikai. In due to the Turkish invasion in Cyprus, the artist emigrated to Athens where he continued his studies in ceramics art. Following this he opened his own pottery workshop there. In he returned to Cyprus and established Emira Pottery at 13 Mehmet Ali Str. near St. Lazarus church, as it is today. Pottery Barn North Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus. K likes. ***Pottery Barn is the first creative studio of it's kind in Northern Cyprus***5/5(9).

Pottery is the process of forming vessels and other objects with clay and other ceramic materials, which are fired at high temperatures to give them a hard, durable form. Major types include earthenware, stoneware and place where such wares are made by a potter is also called a pottery (plural "potteries"). The definition of pottery used by the American Society for Testing and. fresh seasonal vegetables, like tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplants, parsley, and coriander. Poverty has made legumes and vegetables the main element during the week while the meat was traditionally consumed only on Sundays. Below, you can find the top 10 . The pottery of ancient Cyprus starts during the Neolithic hout the ages, Cypriot ceramics demonstrate many connections with cultures from around the Mediterranean. During the Early and Middle Bronze Ages, it is especially imaginative in shape and decoration. The Greek Orthodox Church has been the main stay of religion in Cyprus since the 1st century A.D., and in a society where the church continues to play an important role, old style values have been maintained and the family unit retains close-knit qualities that keep colourful Cyprus customs alive, and underline the warmhearted character of Cyprus.

Cyprus Pottery Search. Cyprus Pharmacy, Cyprus Jobs, Cyprus Yellow Pages, Cyprus TV, Cyprus Government, Cyprus Cinema, Cyprus Weather, Cyprus News, Cyprus Rates. Welcome to Askott Pottery! When earth, water and fire come together, the Cypriot Ceramic pots and forms are born. At the hands of the talented potter, ceramic roots, tradition, personal character are all meeting and setting up a creative dance at Askott Pottery which is in Paralimni. The pottery refugees from Kerynia, reinstated their workshops in the free areas of Cyprus where they continued the tradition. The traditional pottery of Ammochostos mainly includes pottery from light coloured clay, cooked in wood ovens, which are then used as decorations (jugs, for . “ Avgoustinos pottery workshop is an experience that everyone must try on their visit to Cyprus, especially if you are in the paphos area Very nice relaxing atmosphere, very friendly teacher Very nice relaxing atmosphere, very friendly teacher.