Lot 2487: Western Asiatic Holy Land Vessel Group
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Early 2nd millennium BC. A mixed group of ceramic vessels ornamented with red burnished slip comprising: a piriform jug with trefoil rim, round-section strap handle; one similar, partial slip, ovoid-section neck and rim; an ovoid ewer jug with everted rim, bifid handle. Cf. Amiran, R. Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land, Jerusalem, 1963, plate 3, item 4 (ewer"). 1.4 kg, 14.5-24cm (5 3/4 - 9 1/2"). From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. [3, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition, usage wear.