Nabataean Red Terracotta Colander

GBP 550.00

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Object Description

A finely potted Nabataean red terracotta colander featuring a concave body with an everted rim marked by a circular groove. Several holes have been pierced through the base of the vessel to allow the drainage of liquids. A small handle has been attached to the side connecting the rim to the shoulder for ease of use.

Date: Circa AD 1st – 2nd Century.

Object History

From an important collection of Near Eastern pottery formed by a gentleman, deceased, before 1988; passed by descent to his family in London and Geneva.

Object Condition

Fine condition, some earthy encrustations remain on the surface.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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