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Bail Handle

Default
Date:
300-700 AD
300
700
Extent:
9.2
16
cm
1.9
Description:

The ends of the handle are bent back to form loops. Inside one of the loops is a fragment of a thin piece of bronze (perhaps part of the vessel). The handle is thinner on top where the hand grips it.

Medium:
Bronze
Provenance:

Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928

Source:
29-108-432
Spatial:
Israel
Beth Shean
Temporal:
Byzantine
Identifier:
127711
355
Agg Provider:
Penn Museum
Agg Is Shown At:
http://www.penn.museum/collections/object/127711