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Object Number:38-10-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Archaeology Area: P 43/40, h = 33.70
Period: Early Jemdet Nasr
Date Made: Early Jemdet Nasr Period?
Section:Near Eastern
Height: 13 cm
Outside Diameter:23 cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1938
Other Number:KH 9-194 - Field No SF


painted decoration, scarlet or plum ware? Light brown ware. Red paint on rim and shoulder in solid band; red bands on body forming panels and stripes; between the stripes are traces of painted decoration in triangles and circles, original colour perhaps brown. Wide flat base, short nearly vertical sides, wide shoulder with four pierced lug handles; vertically incised collar at point of carination; no neck, slight rim. Fragmentary, restored.

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