From: Iraq | Billa

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 31-51-289
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iraq | Billa
Locus D 23, level III
Period Billa III
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic | Paint
Technique Painted

Buff paste, wet smoothed. Button base. Three painted red bands on body. Top band has white painted birds on it. Middle band has one line of "touching" spirals (opposed). Bottom band probably a feather motif. Broken.

Height 14.8 cm
Depth 8 cm
Credit Line American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tell Billa, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1931
Other Number 229 - Field No SF

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