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Jar (chocolate-on-white ware)
1575 BCE-1425 BCE

Medium
fired clay
Measurements
27.8 × 25.8 × 25.6 cm
Place/s of Execution
Pella, Jordan
Accession Number
1996.491
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of the University of Sydney, Pella Project, 1996
Gallery location
The Ancient World
Level 2, NGV International
Description
Inverted piriform jar with ledge rim and short neck, small double strap handle at shoulder, short flaring foot-rim; decorated on white slip with bands at neck and mouth, five groups of radiating lines are at shoulder, terminating at a wavy line between borders at maximum diameter.