C. 1782-1570 BC - Middle Bronze Age / Second Intermediate Period
RARE terracotta single handle jug with a decorated bulbous body and short neck.
These vases have the shape of a poppy flower seed pod. Some say these were to hold the poppy-seed oil that was used in medicine then and the only known pain-killer.
Slightly chipped body otherwise a nice piece and intact.
Size: 90mm height
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- ZELDZAME Tell el-Yahudiyeh Ware Jug - 90 mm hoogte
- Eeuw / Periode
- C. 1782-1570 BC - Middle Bronze Age / Second Intermediate Period
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