University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:67-19-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Hacilar
Period: Chalcolithic
Date Made: 5250-5000 BC
Early Date: -5250
Late Date: -5000
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Credit Line:Purchased from George Allen, 1967

Description

Cut with tall straight sides flaring slightly from a flat base. Orange paste with fine grit temper. Thick walled. Exterior has matte cream slip, decorated with thick lustrous red paint. Filled in "scallops" painted around rim, 5 bands of irregularly painted zig-zags/scallops below. Solidly painted around base with scallops in reserve.


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