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Object Number:38-10-7
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Archaeology Area: Gr. 123-2
Period: Jemdet Nasr
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Height: 16 cm
Outside Diameter:13.3 cm
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1938
Other Number:KH 9-164 - Field No SF

Description

Brown ware; greenish cream-colored slip, red and faded black paint in four rectangular panels on body, one panel containing figure of horned animal, another a bird, the other two a plant or tree each. The shoulder is decorated with V's in red paint; the spaces in between filled with designs in black paint now almost completely gone; neck completely covered with red paint. Ring base, sides gradually expanding to a sloping shoulder; high wide neck, slightly overhanging.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) 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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