500 BCE to 300 BCE
Beaked jug in superposed color; small; owl and floral ornament (olive and palmette); intact. On neck an owl, stance toward right, but head frontal. On either side a vertical spray of olive. Below owl, on front of body a large palmette. On either side a looped tendril terminatin above in a small flower. Intact. Good black glaze. Colour well preserved. On underside a large capital M and a smaller X.
Gift of Mrs. R. Hare Davis
[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 75
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