London, South Kensington
5 August 1999
A Neolithic globular pottery jar
with short flaring neck and twin lug handles, decorated in brown and red pigments with a broad band of netting panels, the neck with criss-cross and chevron motifs -- 7in. (19.7cm.) high, (surface scratching and wear).
See Back Cover Illustration.
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