Wedge Impressed and Incised Pottery SherdLate Bronze Age I
2000 BCE - 1200 BCE
1 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 5/16 in. (4.8 x 6 x 0.8 cm)
Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2009.14.802
Other Number(s): A 620 (Site No.)
Geography: Asia, Turkey, Tarsus
Classification: Unclassifiable Artifacts; Artifact Remnants; Sherds
Culture/Nationality: Prehistoric Anatolian
Collection: Tarsus Excavation
Findspot: Find Spot: Gözlükule, Tarsus, Turkey / TAU, Below 5.25 Above 6.23 Pavement. Inside Sand Kerpic Covered Unit Mixed with Kerpic; Date: April 17, 1937; Meters: 5.25 - 6.23
This object has the following keywords:
- Anatolian - Refers to the culture and styles that developed in antiquity in the geographical area of modern Turkey.
- Late Bronze Age - Refers to the final stage of Bronze Age cultures, distinguished from the Early and Middle Bronze Age cultures by differences in metal assemblages and burial rites. It is characterized in part by very sophisticated and elaborate metalworking techniques and tool and weapon designs. It is characterized by the development of mass-produced objects, hollow objects, armor, and large objects, such as caldrons and shields.
- sherds - Limited to fragments of pottery or glass.
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