Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iraq | Tepe Gawra

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 37-16-110
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Provenience Iraq | Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area Level XII
Locus Level XII- | Tepe Gawra, 5 M, Burial G 36 - 62
Period Gawra XII
Date Made 4400-4200 BCE
Section Near Eastern
Materials Ceramic

Light red ware; light yellowish green slip. Ring base, straight expanding sides. Black painted decoration [burnt sienna in spots] in festoons on interior of rim. Used as lid of burial jar.

Height 13 cm
Outside Diameter 29.5 cm
Credit Line American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1937
Other Number G6-251 - Field No SF

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