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Jar

Object Number:34-20-322
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level XI, Room 1803, in grave
Period: Early Bronze IV
Middle Bronze I
Date Made: 2300-2000 BC
Early Date: -2300
Late Date: -2000
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1934
Other Number:33-9-178 - Field No SF

Description

Ovoid body, high loop handle on shoulder consisting of two large strands with a smaller strand on top of these and extending further down on the body of the jar. Thick wide rim. Gritty brown ware, red slip highly burnished.

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