A sherd of dull grey-brown pottery with part of a thick red-brown motif painted on an external cream slip. The motif comprises a vertical line crossed by a U- shaped one. It clearly comes from underneath one of the handles of a transport amphora imported from Chios.

An00813700 001 l

Thing

Made Of
pottery
Type of Thing
transport amphora
Techniques
slip-painted

Place

Found In
Tell Dafana
Made In
Chios

Time

Acquired In
1887
Made
6thC BC
Period/Culture
East Greek, Hellenistic, Archaic Greek

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