Terracotta scuttle

Terracotta; coarse ware | 16.3 x 16.3cm | c. 1400-1190 B.C.

Unknown Artist

The scuttle, a single-handled shallow bowl with one side bent inward and upward, is a cooking utensil and was probably used for burning coals. The high side by the handle would protect the hand from the heat of the burning charcoal.

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