A CANAANITE TERRACOTTA BICONICAL JUG
Please refer to our stock # P67 when inquiring.
Late Bronze Age IIB; c. 1340-1200 B.C.
This vessel is composed of a biconical body on a small foot with an everted rim and a single applied handle. Decorated with a light slip and reddish brown painted geometric designs. These designs consists of alternating inverted triangles and four bands of vertical lines in the metope, a series of horizontal bands below and geometric patterns on the rim and handle.
In excellent and original condition.
6.61 x 6.64 inches (16.8 x 16.87 cm)
Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.
Ruth Amiran, “Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land”, (Rutgers University Press, 1970), p.147, pl 47.