Chalice (uncertain)


From: South Arabia

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 30-47-44
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience South Arabia
Section Near Eastern
Materials Limestone

Limestone. Like a chalice with spreading columnar foot. A hole is bored in a small stone projection inside for the pivot of the lid. The outside is decorated with incised pattern, like layers of bricks, three on the upper, two on the lower edge. Two rings in relief round the foot.

Height 6.5 cm
Outside Diameter 7.1 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Quill Jones, 1930

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