University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 33-22-617
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Hissar
Archaeology Area: DH 44, X-14, Plot Record #39 n
Locus: Period I B
Period: Hissar IB
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Leopard
Height: 13cm
Length: 15cm
Width: 14cm
Outside Diameter:15cm
Credit Line:Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other NumberH4502 - Field No SF

Description

Light buff ware, cream slip. Low hollow foot with expanding base; hemispherical body. Dark brown painted decoration; band of leopard pattern just below rim, below this a band of angled ladder pattern between 2 straight lines; below this a plain wide band; band at junction of foot and body. 3 groups of lines from this to edge of base.


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

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