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Object Number:36-6-65
Current Location: Middle East Galleries
Currently On Display
Provenience: Iraq
Tepe Gawra
Archaeology Area: Level XI
Locus: Level XI
Tepe Gawra, 6 J [12 M]
Period: Gawra XI
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Hut Symbol
Height: 13 cm
Width: 13 cm
Depth: 12 cm
Credit Line:American School Oriental Research / University Museum Expedition to Tepe Gawra, Iraq; E. A. Speiser, 1936
Other Number:G5-1289 - Field No SF

Description

Dark grey ware. "Hut" symbol. Wide hollow base. Broken and repaired.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
In the Artifact Lab: Conservation in Action (08 Apr 2017 - 12 Feb 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

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. 1146View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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