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Object Number:35-10-35
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area: Level XI
Locus: Tepe Gawra, 5 '0' [9 N]
Period: Gawra XI
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Hut Symbol
Height: 11 cm
Width: 6.4 cm
Outside Diameter:6.4 cm
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1935
Other Number:G4-630 - Field No SF

Description

Light red ware, cream slip on exterior. "Hut" symbol. Hollow bell-shaped body; thin rounded top with two holes.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Rothman, Mitchell S. 2002. Tepe Gawra: the Evolution of a Small, Prehistoric Center in Northern Iraq.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. pg. xxii, 494 p. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 342/ Cat. 1134View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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