Frit rosette

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


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

Dimensions

Diameter: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.105

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Double frit rosette: two-veined outer rays, single-veined inner rays, flattened disk, flat back, four holes for attachment; disintegrated white glaze on rays, yellow glaze on top of disk. Cracked surface.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From Floor 2 of Sounding VI (p. 43, F307b; pl. 43:4) / [Exped. date:] 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition