Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Deep bowl from Cyprus
Tel Nagila
Middle Bronze Age, 16th century BCE
Painted pottery
H: 30; W: 37.5 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1966-921
The vessel depicts a resistant bull, perhaps intended for sacrifice, being pulled by a rope attached to his nose-ring.

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir