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Rim Fragment

Object Number:34-20-231
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level XI, Room 1820
Period: Early Bronze IV
Middle Bronze I
Date Made: 2300-2000 BCE
Early Date: -2300
Late Date: -2000
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1934
Other Number:33-9-551 - Field No SF

Description

Rim fragment of a straight-sided pot. Diagonal fluting on exterior. Black ware burning brown; slip on both surfaces burning brown on the interior, light brown on the exterior at the rim, and black on the body. Lustrous burnishing on both surfaces. Handmade.

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