From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 34-20-362
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area Level XII, Room 1928
Period Early Bronze III
Date Made 2700-2300 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic

Flat base, greatest diameter of body just above the middle, sloping shoulder, short neck, and flaring rim. The exterior surface is diagonally fluted on the shoulder and body. Black ware burning brown, slip on both surfaces burning red on the interior, light brown on the exterior at the rim and black on the rest of the exterior surface. Lustrous burnishing on both surfaces. Restored. Handmade.

Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1934
Other Number 33-11-555 - Field No SF

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