Fragment of Large Deep Vessel
Red pottery with red and black slip-painted decoration
ca. 2000 B.C.E.
Indus Valley Civilization
4 15/16 x 6 1/8 in. (12.5 x 15.5 cm) (show scale)
A. Augustus Healy Fund
Fragment of a quite large, deep vessel with an everted lip. Reddish pottery painted on the inside with a design of horizontal rows of stylized leaves (?) in black on a red ground. On the lip is a scalloped pattern in the same technique. The paint has been rubbed in a number of places and the surface is chipped.
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Indus Valley Culture. Fragment of Large Deep Vessel, ca. 2000 B.C.E. Red pottery with red and black slip-painted decoration, 4 15/16 x 6 1/8 in. (12.5 x 15.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 37.74. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.74_bw.jpg)
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