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Figurine

Spout

Object Number:86-18-93
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Jordan
Tall as-Sa'idiyya
Archaeology Area: 31-C/D-5
Period: Sa'idiyya III
Persian Period
Date Made: 420-180 BCE
Early Date: -420
Late Date: -180
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Handmade
Incised
Iconography:Horse Head
Height: 9.2 cm
Width: 7.2 cm
Depth: 10 cm
Credit Line:Tall as-Sa'idiyya Expedition; James B. Pritchard, 1964-1967
Other Number:S1228/Pfig24 - Field No SF

Description

Horse-head spout. Tan ware and core; some visible inclusions, including straw (?). Round button eyes (2); incised hair between ears; bridle added to top of clay and smoothed.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Canaan and Ancient Israel (18 Oct 1998 - 02 Aug 2021) View Objects in Exhibition

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