Group of five miniature bronze objects found together in Timna’ Cemetery, Tomb 10: ladle, pan, bucket, funnel, bowl on tripod stand

citation

These five objects were part of an original group of ten miniatures recorded as found in Tomb 10:

.1 Ladle
.2 Pan with hooked handle
.3 Bucket with loop handle
.4 Funnel
.5 Vessel on tripod stand

Historical period(s)
5th century BCE-1st century CE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.2 × 2.3 × 1.9 cm (7/8 × 7/8 × 3/4 in)
Geography
Yemen, Wadi Bayhan
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Collection
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Accession Number
S2013.2.336.4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Type

Votive offering

Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

These five objects were part of an original group of ten miniatures recorded as found in Tomb 10:

.1 Ladle
.2 Pan with hooked handle
.3 Bucket with loop handle
.4 Funnel
.5 Vessel on tripod stand

Label

1. (Craig S. Korr, 2014-15) See Lapp, Palestinian Ceramic Chronology, p.183 for an example of a ceramic funnel from Qumran dated to CE 50-68, though another funnel on the same page from Samaria dates from 75 BCE.

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Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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