Luristan painted pottery beakerW59
An elegant ovoid pottery beaker with a pointed base and flared rim. The cream slip coated body is decorated with ochre painted linear and circular motifs.
Luristan, c. 8th or 7th Century BC
15.7 x 9.2 cms
Edge of rim repaired with minor restoration otherwise intact
Ex. private collection, Wiltshire, UK; formerly with Bonhams Auctioneers, London (Antiquities sale 22nd April 1999, lot 394, illustrated in catalogue)