A LARGE CANAANITE TERRACOTTA FOUR HANDLE AMPHORA
Please refer to our stock # P.803 when inquiring.
Middle Bronze Age II; c. 1950-1550 B.C.
A rare, large terracotta amphora with four handles. Found in Hebron. In excellent and original condition, no restoration or cracks.
33 inches (83 cms) high; 22 inches (54 cms) maximum diameter; 7 inches (17 cms) rim diameter
A large metal stand, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority
The Israeli Museum Collection –Jerusalem .
Israel Antiquities Authority – Jerusalem.
Ruth Amiran, “Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land” (Rutgers University Press, 1970), p. 102-105.
“Holman Bible Dictionary”, (Brodman and Holman Publishers, 1991)