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ID number:  BIRRC-X0796
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Archaeology Collection
Title / Object name:  Small Glazed Vessel
Object type:  Ceramic
Culture:  Mesopotamian
Materials:  Clay
Measurements:  4.82 x 4.19 cm max
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Swollen belly, broad flaring rim and pronounced concave foot at base, two handles. Dull yellowish brown fabric, semi-fine, fired to a very similar colour, a few dark grey protruding small rough stones. Covered with a reddish yellow-brown slip / glaze, which has now worn away in areas. Tops of handles divided into 4 vertical bands by 3 wide incised grooves. Damage, especially at base. Colour: 5YR 5/8 (yellowish red), 5YR 3/1 (very dark grey), 5YR 4/4 (reddish brown).

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