Rim Fragment


From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 34-20-794
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area Level XIV, Room 1858, low level
Period Early Bronze I | Early Bronze II
Date Made ca. 3050 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic

Rim fragment of a spouted hole-mouth jar. On the exterior next to the spout are two vertically incised lines, perhaps part of a band encircling the vessel. Grey ware with a light brown slip on both surfaces; the exterior is covered with streaky red wash. Handmade.

Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1934
Other Number 33-10-694 c - Field No SF

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