Convex bowl

Hacilar
Neolithic period
about 4th millennium


Findspot: Anatolia, Hacilar, Turkey, Hacilar

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6 x 15.2 cm (2 3/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

65.1734

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The surface of this convex bowl is decorated with red and cream slip. There are geometric line designs. The exterior of the bowl is red slip with a cream painted design. The interior of the bowl is a cream slip with a red painted design. The base is rounded, and the rim is slightly rolled. It is broken and mended. There are chips broken off the rim.

Provenance

Anatolia, Turkey

Credit Line

Gift of Sinan Kumuk