Sarcophagus Fragment


Location: On Display in the Eastern Mediterranean Gallery

From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-103-756
Current Location Eastern Mediterranean Gallery - On Display
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area CN IV, Tomb 210, debris to s.
Locus CN IV, Debris S. of Tomb 210
Section Near Eastern
Materials Terracotta
Iconography Face

Face fragment of lid. Deep finger impressions on inside surface.

Oren: “Coffin. Clay, lid.” "Gritty dark brown clay, gray core; broken."

Height 22.5 cm
Width 15.5 cm
Depth 7 cm
Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number 26-10-255 (1) - Field No SF

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