Sarcophagus Lid


Location: On Display in the Eastern Mediterranean Gallery

From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-103-757
Current Location Eastern Mediterranean Gallery - On Display
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area CN IV, Tomb 227, Class D
Locus CN IV, Tomb 227
Period Early Iron Age
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic
Iconography Female Face | Hands

Female face and two crossed hands. Grey ware burning reddish brown.

Oren: “Coffin. Clay, lid.” "Gritty dark brown clay, black core."

Length 52 cm
Width 40 cm
Depth 16 cm
Thickness 2 cm
Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number 26-10-466 - Field No SF

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