Holy Land Terracotta Bowl

Holy Land Terracotta Bowl
Circa 2nd millennium BC

A Holy Land terracotta bowl featuring a deep container rising from a flat base leading to a flaring wide opening with a few chips to the rim.

Pottery vessels dated to the Late Bronze Age have been widely excavated across the Holy Land, indicating the close association between terracotta vessels and the proto-urbanised life. During the Late Bronze Age, pottery bowls, with either sharp or gentle carination design, are believed to have imitated the early practices on metal wares. Most of the Bronze Age terracotta bowls from the Holy Land were made for a daily purpose.

Measurements: 18cm diameter, 6cm height

Provenance: Ex London collection, formed pre 1992.

Lot details
Holy Land
Century/ Timeframe
Circa 2nd millennium BC
Good Condition, See Photo
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