Museum of: Sofia
Name of the artefact: Plate with incises and signs
In the shape of shallow small vessel. Incised figures on both sides: avers-signs in 4 rows divided by lines, reverse - stylized human representation. Grey color.
   
WHERE IS IT AND MAIN CHARACTERISTICS
   
STATE
   
Department:
Museum of History - Vrasta
 
Preservation:
Very good    
Inventory number:
A-2700
Restauration:
No restored
   
Name of the artefact:
Plate with incises and signs
 
Completeness:
Complete    
   
Object type:
Vessel/Anphora
       
   
Material:
Ceramics
     
   
Methof of manufacture:
Hand made
     
   
Decoration type:
Incision
     
   
Distinctive mark:
-
     
   
DIMENSIONS
 
PERIOD OF USE
   
   
Length (mm):
120
Epoque:
-
   
   
Heigth (mm):
-
Culture:
Gradeshnitsa
   
   
Diameter (mm):
-
Period:
Chalcolithic
   
   
Width (mm):
100
Face:
Early Chalcolithic, phase III
   
   
Thickness (mm):
-
Absolute chronology:
-
   
   
Weight (g):
-
   
DISCOVERY
   
Date:
1969
Country:
Bulgaria
   
District:
Vrasta
Town hall affiliation:
-
Village:
Gradeshnitsa
Discovery findspot:
Second building level, house number 1
Condition of discovery:
Archaeological excavation
Discovery type:
Other
ANALYSES DETERMINATIONS
 
FILLED IN BY
Type:
-
Name:
Martin Hristov
Laboratory:
-
Institution:
National Museum of History
No./Code:
-
Date:
16/11/2005
DEEPENINGS

Morphology of the object:

-

Decoration:

Decorated with incised meanders, right angles and straight lines.

Inscription:

-

Analogies:

-

Interpretation:

-
Bibliography:
Nikolov, B. - Title: Gradeshnitsa - Publishing House: Septemvri - Place: Sofia - Year: 1974 - Figure: 68 and 69