Cult Object

Cult Stand


From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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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 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic
Technique Painted

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.

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

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