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Loop-handled jar
Early Bronze IV Period 2350 BCE-2150 BCE

Medium
fired clay
Measurements
9.8 × 11.2 × 11.3 cm
Place/s of Execution
Pella, Jordan
Accession Number
1996.477
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of the University of Sydney, Pella Project, 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Buff-painted ware globular jar with slightly flaring mouth and two handles at the neck, the body hand-made with wheel-turned rim. Rim and neck painted in dark red and dark red vertical stripes on body.