Basin (Vessel)


From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-107-388
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area LTE, House I, sub, Level II (?)
Period Byzantine
Date Made 300-700 CE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Marble (Stone)
Iconography Woman | Animal

Rim fragment of large shallow basin with relief decoration of crouching woman and animal.

Fitzgerald: "part of the rim of a marble basin with a woman and recumbent hourse (or sea-horse) in relief, from House I on the Terrace"

Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number 100 - Field No SF

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