Lot 146: A chocolate on white-ware squat alabastron
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A chocolate on white-ware squat alabastron, Holy Land, c. 1450 1200 BC, the vessel adorned with horizontal banding in orange-brown slip, vertical tongues around the shoulder, a pair of vertical pierced wedge-shaped handles flank a narrow spout with lightly flared mouth. H: 3 ¾ in (9.6cm). Medium surface deposits. Ex New York private collection.
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