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h [electronic resource].
1 pitcher :
b copper alloy ;
12.4 x 9.2 cm.
Box number: 11.
Item number: 042.
Color: Grey, tan encrustation.
Discovery location: Eastern Mediterranean region.
View description: Side view.
Colt Archaeological Institute, Excavations at Nessana,
p. 52-53, pl. XXII, no. 63.
Heavy pitcher has two inscribed bands at the shoulder and three at the neck. Handle has a ridge along the outside. The handle terminates at the top in a thumb-piece and a crescent-shaped attachment that fits the uneven rim of the pitcher. The bottom of the handle terminates on a number of solder patches. The mouth is round. The base is out-of-round and slightly indented. The body has several dents.
t Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection.