Decorated Nabataean Red Terracotta Vessel. EXTREMELY RARE

Item Description

C. 3rd-1st century BC

A nice example of a red Nabatean single handled vessel, with a globular body and a wide rim. It is beautifully decorated with floral and foliage patterns in black pigment.

A few surface marks, with good strong colour and detail. In excellent condition with some light earthy surface deposits. Extremely rare.

Provenance: Acquired prior to 1988. From an important deceased gentleman’s collection, by descent.

Size: 110mm width x 100mm height



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