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Object Number:32-15-166
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level VI, Room 1568
Locus: Room 1588
Period: Iron Age IA
Iron Age IB
Date Made: 1200-1000 BCE
Early Date: -1200
Late Date: -1000
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1932
Other Number:31-10-74 - Field No SF

Description

Brown ware, mottled brown and light brown slip, purple and black decoration in 4 groups of concentric circles, 2 groups on each of the opposite sides of the body. Globular body, upper part of neck missing; a loop handle connects the base of the neck and the upper part of the body. Encircling the neck at the junction of the handle is a ridge.

Bibliography:

[Book] James, Frances W. 1966. The Iron Age at Beth Shan.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. xviii, 366 p. illus., plans. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 244/ Fig. 51.11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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