bottles(containers)

Bottle with round body ( flattened base), straight neck, and slightly everted rim,with single handle, three bands of roulette decoration separated by incised lines on body/shoulder and band of incised marks on shoulder/neck; black slip, burnished, overall. Presented to the museum by Mrs. S. Leigh Ross in 1979

Collection Information

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