Cosmetic jar painted with branch motifs on faience


  • Title

    Cosmetic jar painted with branch motifs on faience

  • Associated place

    Jericho (Tomb G73 82 Layer 1, in Basket 80) (place of excavation)
  • Date

    1650 BC - 1550 BC
  • Material and technique

    faience, black paint

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.4 cm (height)
    4.5 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by the British School of Archaeology Jerusalem, 1954.

  • Museum location

    currently out on loan

  • Museum department


  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Moorey, P. R. S., The Ancient Near East (Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 1994), 30, illus. 32

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