University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:71-26-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ahar
Banas
Provenience: India
Ahar
Period: Bronze Age
Date Made: 2400-1700BC
Early Date: -2400
Late Date: -1700
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Burnished
Credit Line:Gift of Gregory L. Possehl, 1971

Description

Rim/neck flares out with rounded lip. At base of rim/neck is distinct point/ridge, separating it from the rest of body. Orange/brown color with majority of sherd blackened. This blackness could be paint, for the inside is black as well. Both sides appear to be burnished.


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