Object Number:36-6-221
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area: Level XII
Locus: Level XII
Tepe Gawra, 5 Q [8 N]
Period: Gawra XII
Date Made: 4400-4200 BCE
Early Date: -4400
Late Date: -4200
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1936
Other Number:G5-1606 - Field No SF


Hard grey ware, white and brown grits, burning light brown in spots; the whole exterior faintly burnished. Rounded base, rounded sides, slight flat shoulder, short neck expanding to rim [most missing]. Handmade.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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] 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. 314/ Cat. 277View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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