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Object Number:
37-11-315
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Iran
Cheshmeh Ali
Archaeology Area:
BD 50, pr. 12; D. 75.15
Period:
Hissar IA
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Ceramic
Paint
Technique:
Painted
Description:
Red ware, red slip: both surfaces burnished. Small concave base, sides expanding to middle, thence contracting very slightly. Broken and repaired in antiquity: string holes remain. Black paint on exterior: 2 bands below rim, straight lines at right angles to each other with pot-hook at end (possibly highly conventionalized horned beast); below, wide band of slanting lines joined to base by four radiating lines.
Credit Line:
Joint Expedition of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts and the University Museum, 1935-1936
Other Number:
RCh 3795   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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