AN ANATOLIAN POTTERY RATTLE
Hacilar Region, Circa 6th Millennium B.C.
The hollow rattle lentoid in form, with a single ring handle along one edge, a small round perforation below the handle, and burnished red and cream-colored decoration of chevrons arranged in a cruciform pattern, with small pebbles on the interior to function as a rattle
43/8 in. (12.3 cm) long