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Chalcholithic Age wine jar with strainer,4000 BC

Item #1213791

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Extremely rare reddish pottery wine jar with a strainer

Chalcholithic Age, Dated from, 4000 - 3000 BC

The Most interesting feature of this pottery vessel is the strainer in the base of its base.

Vessels with strainer have been found in tombs of the Chalcholithic Age, including specimens similar to this one, as well as churns. The location of the strainer is the only opening of the vessel indicates that it was intended for straining liquids such as wine poured into the jar

Measurements: Height: 14.5 cm - Diameter:11 cm - Height on stand: 19 cm

Condition, Intact as found

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