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Theriomorphic Vessel

Object Number:32-15-174A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level XA, Room 1633-1634
Locus: Room 1633-4
Period: Middle Bronze IIC
Date Made: 1650-1550 BCE
Early Date: -1650
Late Date: -1550
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Animal
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1932
Other Number:31-11-222 - Field No SF

Description

Gritty light brown ware, burnished cream slip-exterior bearing traces of a red painted decoration. On 4 feet (2 missing); cylindrical-shaped body ribbed on the interior, upper part missing. Fragmentary and incomplete.

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