Two pitchers of the Iron Age II
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Two pitchers of the Iron Age II

Red ceramic pitchers
Ceramic
Height 24 cm.
Iron II, 1000-800 BC
cat. 22919, 22920

Red ceramic pitchers that were covered with a thick layer of liquid clay shortly before being kilned in order to create a form of glaze and polished (rubbed with a wooden tool or with a cloth), of a characteristic Syrian-Palestinian production of the Iron Age II (1000-800 BC).