Terracotta jug

Terracotta | 12.4cm | c. 1725-1600 B.C.

Unknown Artist

This type of jug, with a long, narrow neck and funnel spout, most likely was used to hold perfumed oils. The shape and decoration were probably inspired by Tell-el-Yahudieh jugs. The shape is the most common of Black Slip III Ware, which, with its th...
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