Spouted Jug


From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-103-127
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area CN IV, 221-A; class D
Locus CN IV, Tomb 221-A
Period Early Iron Age
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic

Ring base, globular body, high, narrow, cylindrical neck (12.5 cm high); long filter spout at right angles to the loop handle which connects the upper part of the body with the lower part of the neck; the middle of the handle is in the form of two twisted strands, the strands terminating in two coils on the base of the handle. Brown ware with traces of buff wash on the neck and red wash on the body.

Oren: “Jug. Brown ware, buff slip on neck and reddish on body, burnished.”

Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number 26-10-88 - Field No SF

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