University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 34-3-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iraq
Kish
Date Made: c. 2000 BC
Early Date: -2050
Late Date: -1950
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Fish
Height: 12cm
Length: 31cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Field Museum-Oxford University Expedition, 1934
Other NumberK1971 - Field No SF

Description

Form of Fish; Greenish Grey Ware. Hand modelled. Broken and repaired; fragments missing, restored. Neck of vessel on top near head. Stamped scale details on body; tail and head plain; twisted pellet eyes; hole for mouth. 4 lower fins covered with bitument.


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