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Object Number:29-102-284
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level I or II, LTW, Room 154
Period: Byzantine
Early Arabic
Date Made: 300-1100
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 1100
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:2026 - Field No SF

Description

Buff ware, mottled buff and cream-colored slip; channel nozzle blackened by use; ring base; thick, high knob handle; molded decoration appears as follows from handle to nozzle along the sides: a chair, a mound of impressed dots under a scrolling line, a circle containing a circle radiating lines, and a stylized bunch of grapes.

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