A LARGE CANAANITE TERRACOTTA FOUR HANDLE AMPHORA
Catalog:Pottery:Holy Land: stock #668654
Middle Bronze Age II; c. 1950-1550 B.C.
A rare, large terracotta amphora with four handles. Found in Hebron. In excellent and original condition, no restoration or cracks.
33 inches (83 cms) high; 22 inches (54 cms) maximum diameter; 7 inches (17 cms) rim diameter
A large metal stand, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority
The Israeli Museum Collection â€“Jerusalem .
Israel Antiquities Authority â€“ Jerusalem.
Ruth Amiran, â€śAncient Pottery of the Holy Landâ€ť (Rutgers University Press, 1970), p. 102-105.
â€śHolman Bible Dictionaryâ€ť, (Brodman and Holman Publishers, 1991)