Frit rosette

Near Eastern, Levantine, Syrian
Mitannian Kingdom
13th century B.C.


Findspot: Syria, Tell Fakhariyah, Sounding from Floor 2 of Sounding VI

Dimensions

Diameter: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.103

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Frit rosette; rays with deeply incised median vein, knob disk, thin-button back; disintegrated white glaze on rays; yellow glaze in veins, in grooves between rays and on disk.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From Floor 2 of Sounding VI (p. 43, F2383g; pl. 44:5) / [Exped. Date:] 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition