Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bowl
  • Jordan
  • bowl, circa 3000 BCE
  • from the Bab Edh-Dhra' tomb group A10
  • Where object was made: Bab Edh-Dhra', Amman, Jordan
  • pottery
  • Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Hay Bechtel in honor of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0030.11
Description

Bowl is in the shape of a lamp shade. There is stenciled design just below rim on outside that forms a circle around bowl. Bowl is colored gray at bottom and tan and white throughout.