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Roman Herodian pottery wine flask “Belly”1st Cent. AD

Item #1259282

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RARE - Terra-cotta belly-shaped wine amphora
Roman, Herodian, 37 BC – 70 AD
Second temple period
Time of Jesus and King Herod the Great

Extremely rare and excessively “Egg-shell” thin pottery belly-shaped wine amphora with an elegant cylindrical shaped neck and two handles.

Measurements:
Height: 26 cm
Width: 19 cm
Height on stand: 29 cm

Condition: Three tiny repaired holes around the body otherwise intact and in perfect condition

Found in Bethlehem south of Jerusalem, Israel

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