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Medieval Clay Vessel

Title: Medieval Clay Vessel
Location/Region: Medieval village near Trajan's Bridge/Pontes (Кostol); Kladovo
Chrolonology: 500 - 1000
Museum: National Museum in Belgrade - Archeological Museum of Đerdap
Country: Serbia
Epoch: Medieval
Culture: Slavic
Closer Dating: 9th - 10th century
Dimensions: H 21.9; R 20 cm
Bibliography: J. (Rankov) Kondić (processing, cat. collection in the prepress); S. Findanovski, Catalogue Archeological Museum of Iron Gate/Đerdap (1996), cat. СВ18; G.M. Vujović, Contribution to the study of Early Medieval layers within the Antiqe Pontes, Iron Gate / ĐerdapNotes IV, Cahiers des Portes de Fer/CPF IV, 1987, 118-122; for the same locality, Iron Gate / ĐerdapNotes / Cahiers des Portes de Fer/CPF/, I/1980, II/1984.

Description

Large, conical vessel of a wide aperture, without handles, made on the wheel, decorated with carved, flat or wavy lines, grouped in parallel arrays, characteristic of the medieval period.

Medieval village near Trajan's bridge / Pontes (Kostol): systematic archaeological research and excavations (Iron Gate/Đerdap II Project, M.Garašanin-M.Vasić-G.M.Vujović)