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Plaque

Object Number:61-14-1655
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shemesh
Period: Late Bronze Age
Date Made: 1700-1200 BCE
Early Date: -1700
Late Date: -1200
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Woman
Astarte
Lotus
Credit Line:Purchased from Haverford College, 1961
Other Number:? - Field No SF
L-20-175 - Old Museum Number

Description

Light buffware plaque. Qadesh/Qudshu ("Astarte") type. Frame female figurine holding lotus in each hand. Broken and repaired. Similar to 61-14-1282.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Grant, Elihu. 1929. Beth Shemesh.. Haverford College. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p.35View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wright, George E., and Grant, Elihu. 1939. Ain Shems Excavations V (Text).. Haverford College. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p.48-9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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