About this object

History of use

Probaly used for cosmetics by women.

Cultural context

Possibly for cosmetics.

Physical description

Clay pot with a round-mouthed made of light red, fairly fine-grained clay, full of fine silver mica, mottled to black on top half with white accretions or clay in many places. Flat base, globular body, narrowing toward top, no neck, large everted rim, vertical handle curves above top of vessel.