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Cult Object

Cult Stand

Object Number:29-103-818
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level V, Room 1028, S Temple
Locus: Room 1028, S. Temple on Level V
Period: Iron Age IB
Iron Age IIA
Date Made: 1150-925 BC
Early Date: -1150
Late Date: -925
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Painted
Height: 60 cm
Outside Diameter:21.8 cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:25-10-299 - Field No SF

Description

Bell shaped base, sides contracting slightly to middls, then expanding to ribbed shoulder; thick rim. Just above middle are 2 loop handles (1 missing); between lower parts of handles are 2 oval apertures. Gray black ware burning brown, with brown slip on both surfaces, Purple painted decoration.

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