A CANAANITE CYLINDRICAL JUGLET FROM THE HOLY LAND

A CANAANITE CYLINDRICAL JUGLET FROM THE HOLY LAND


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Holy Land: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1279330
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Late Bronze Age I, c. 1550-1400 BC

A continuation of the cylindrical juglets of the Middle Bronze Age, this example is composed of a well proportioned cylindrical body with a pronounced shoulder on a flat base. The concave neck terminates in a flaring rim and a bifurcated handle is attached from rim to shoulder. A pellet has been applied at the top of the handle below the rim and the vessel has been finished with a burnished black slip.

In excellent and original condition. Found in the Holy Land.

9.65 x 7.87 cm (3.8 x 3.1 inches)

Certificate of Authenticity and Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority Included.

Bibliography:

Ruth Amiran, “Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land”, p. 146, pl. 46.