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Object Number: 34-20-362
Current Location: Canaan and Israel Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level XII, Room 1928
Period: Early Bronze III
Date Made: 2700-2300 BC
Early Date: -2700
Late Date: -2300
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1934
Other Number33-11-555 - Field No SF

Description

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.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Canaan and Ancient Israel (18 Oct 1998)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] : Page/Fig./Plate: plate VII, no. 6View Objects cited in this Publication

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