Lot 2446: Western Asiatic Philistine Polychrome Jug
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 12th-10th century BC. A terracotta globular jug with basal ring, trumpet -shaped neck with median fillet, everted and chamfered rim, strap handle top the shoulder, concentric red and black painted bands to each broad face, hatched fish to the shoulder. Cf. Amiran, R. Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land, Jerusalem, 1963, plate 91, item 6. 1.3 kg, 26.5cm (10 1/2"). From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition, usage wear.