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ID number:  BIRRC-X0348
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  The Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity Museum
Title / Object name:  Alabastron
Object type:  Ceramic
Date made:  c. 700 BC
Materials:  Clay
Measurements:  7.05 x 3.9 cm max

Comparable to X0347. Alabastron with horizontal bands of brown-black paint, with vertical strokes round neck. Sheen to paint. Dirty yellow-buff clay, semi-fine with some surface damage. Colour: fabric 10YR 6/4 (light yellowish brown), paint 10YR 3/1 (very dark grey), 10YR 3/3 (dark brown). Blue card attached to handle. Reconstructed from fragments. Possibly wheelmade or by coil technique.

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