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Ancient Unguent Jar

Type:Unguent jar

Material(s):Pottery

Designer/Maker:unknown

Markings:none

Origin:Jerusalem

Date or Era:1850-1550 BC (Middle Bronze Age)

Dimensions:4 in. high

Additional Information:
Small unguent jar excavated in the area around Jerusalem. Antiquities from Israel can only be sold from government licensed dealers authorized under the Law of the Antiquities, and they can only leave the country with an appropriate certificate.