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Prehistoric Western Asiatic (Middle Eastern) Bichrome Pottery from 1st Millennium B.C.

1st millennium BC ceramic jug from the Middle East with ribbed strap handles to the shoulder, painted circumferential bands of diaper and guilloche ornament to the neck, swastika and quatrefoil panels to the shoulder, red base and handle.

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  • Phenomenal Prehistoric 1st millennium B.C. ceramic jug from Middle East | Pottery has bulbous body, tapering tubular neck and flared mouth, one of two applied ribbed strap handles to the shoulder, painted circumferential bands of diaper and guilloche ornament to the neck, swastika and quatrefoil panels to the shoulder, red base and handle.  From the collection of a North London Estate; acquired in the 1980 | Dimensions: 2.9 kg, 30cm (11 3/4″ Tall) |Condition Report: Fine condition; one handle absent, rim chipped, body repaired.

  • Date

    B.C.

    Subject

    Pottery

    Kind

    Ceramics, Pottery & Crystal, Ethnographic Art & Ancient Artifacts, Prehistoric Art

    Medium

    Ceramic

    Origin

    MIddle East