University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 33-21-116
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Archaeology Area: DH 35, X-24, Plot Record #47
Period: Hissar IB
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Horned Animal
Height: 17cm
Outside Diameter:15.3cm
Credit Line:Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other NumberH4600 - Field No SF


Light buff ware with cream slip. Hollow foot with expanding sides; sides of bowll expanding to low shoulder, slightly curved to rim. Dark brown painted decoration; groups of slightly diagonal lines on foot; band at junction of foot and body; horizontal band at shoulder on which stand 3 ibexes or goats? separated by 3 pairs of branches.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exploring Iran: The Photography of Erich F. Schmidt, 1930-1940 (02 Oct 2007 - 09 Dec 2007)View Objects in Exhibition
Tokens to Tablets: Glimpses into 6000 Years of the History of the Ancient Near East (14 Nov 1987 - Aug 2006)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Schmidt, Ehrich. 1930. "Excavations at Tepe Hissar".View Objects cited in this Publication

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