Lot 2494: Western Asiatic Holy Land Vessel Group
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Early 2nd millennium BC. A mixed group of ceramic vessels comprising: a piriform jug ornamented with red burnished slip with trefoil rim, round-section strap handle; a drum-shaped jug with deep shoulder, trumpet-shaped neck, everted rim, strap handle; a bowl with everted rim. Cf. Amiran, R. Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land, Jerusalem, 1963, plate 33, item 4 (ewer"). 1.2 kg total, 12-24cm (4 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.