University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-15-90
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: Mound A, Sin Temple
Period: Jemdet Nasr
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Height: 43.5cm
Outside Diameter:43cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1937
Other NumberKH 8-283 - Field No SF

Description

Greyish buff ware covered on the exterior with a burnished red slip except for vertical reserve panels on which is black painted decoration. Ring base [restored], slightly rounded sides; ridge, on which are four evenly spaced lugs, beyond base of constricted neck; flat overhanging rim. Restored.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition

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