From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-103-358
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area Level V, Room 1083
Locus Room 1083
Period Iron Age IB | Iron Age IIA
Date Made 1150-925 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic

Flat base, barrel-shaped body, high narrow neck, flaring rim; loop handle connects lower part of neck and shoulder; encircling neck above handle is wide ridge. FIne brown ware with polished brown surface; black painted decoration in horizontal bands encircling upper part of body and neck; handle is painted; opposite handle on shoulder are 3 concentric circles.

Fitzgerald: “Bottle of Cypriote type. Fine light brown ware, with polished red brown surface and black decoration. E. of Temple area”

Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number 25-11-298 - Field No SF

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