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Object Number:29-102-274
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level II, LTN, House IV, Cistern 3
Period: Byzantine
Date Made: 300-700 CE
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 700
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:334 - Field No SF


Mottled yellow and light brown ware; wide, blackened nozzle; ring base; knob handle; molded decoration of two garlands extending from either side of the handle and surrounding the body aperture. They end at the beginning of the nozzle with two circles, one on each side. Between the circles are two scrolls and from the scrolls rises a beehive which reaches to the nozzle opening. The beehive is flanked by 6 circles, three on each side.


[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1931. Beth-Shan Excavations 1921-1923: the Arab and Byzantine Levels.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Plate XXXVI, no. 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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