Rim Fragment


From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 34-20-784
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area Level XIV, Room 1863
Period Early Bronze I | Early Bronze II
Date Made ca. 3050 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic

Rim fragment of a hole-mouth jar. On the exterior below the rim a modeled ridge encircles the vessel bearing diagonally incised lines in a cord pattern. Grey ware burning reddish brown; brown slip on both surfaces; exterior bears traces of red wash in a criss-cross pattern. Handmade.

Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1934
Other Number 33-10-685 - Field No SF

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