University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-102-59
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Byzantine
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level II, LTE, House I, 2 sub
Period: Byzantine Period
Date Made: 300-700 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 700
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number167 - Field No SF

Description

Brown ware; thick ring base with a knob in the middle of the ring; knob handle; wide nozzle with end missing; moulded decoration of two garlands (one on each side of the body) along the sides from the handle to the nozzle, nozzle has knobs and horizontal ridges decorating it; there is a prominent lip around the body aperture


Bibliography:

[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1931. Beth-Shan Excavations 1921-1923: the Arab and Byzantine Levels. : Page/Fig./Plate: Plate XXXVI, No. 8View Objects cited in this Publication

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