Pottery fragment with imprinted design

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Assyrian
Late Assyrian
900–600 B.C.


Findspot: Syria, Tell Fakhariyah, Floor 1 of Sounding IX

Dimensions

Width x length: 3 x 3.1 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.107

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

It is made of coarse straw-tempered ware. It is imprinted with a scorpion design. The surface is worn.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From Floor 1 of Sounding IX (p. 36, 75a (F405); pl. 33: 75a) / [Exped. date:] 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition