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Object Number:31-50-110
Current Location: Canaan and Israel Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 241, inside sarcophagus B; class D
Locus: C.N. 241; inside sarcophagus B
Period: Early Iron Age
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Human Figure
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number:30-9-2 - Field No SF

Description

Human. Lower part of left arm missing, probably extended down the side; right hand missing, probably held in front of body. Poorly baked black ware burning brown.

Oren: “Figurine. Poorly baked brown ware, burning reddish; broken (inside coffin B)”

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Canaan and Ancient Israel (18 Oct 1998) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Oren, Eliezer D. 1973. The Northern Cemetery of Beth Shan.. Leiden. E. J. Brill. pg. xx, 307 p. with illus., 3 fold. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Figure 50, no. 14; Figure 76, no. 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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