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Object Number:38-10-11
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Khafaje
Period: Early Jemdet Nasr
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Credit Line:Khafaje Expedition; E. A. Speiser and Charles Bache, 1938
Other Number:KH 9-155 - Field No SF

Description

Plum ware. Brown ware, flaky cream-coloured slip on exterior. Disc base, squat body with sharply rounded sides; low neck, overhanging rim. Purple paint in solid colour on neck and rim and in a cross-hatched design on shoulder and in horizontal lines on lower part of body.

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