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Second half of the 5th century B.C.
H : 6.20 cm – D : 7.1 cm
Vase complete and practically intact; limestone remains on the bottom. Multiple traces of irregular rubbing.
A large dark brown-black terracotta vessel, certainly fired in a reducing atmosphere. It is equipped with a small handle and with a long gutter-shaped spout.
Such jars are largely documented all throughout the Near Eastern world. Our example is simply globular, but nevertheless very elegant.
This hemispherical vessel is provided, near the lip, with a horizontal, perfectly cylindrical spout. It is simply decorated.
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