Location: On Display in the Middle East Galleries

From: Iran | Tepe Hissar

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 33-15-719
Current Location Middle East Galleries - On Display
Provenience Iran | Tepe Hissar
Archaeology Area DF19X2 Pr28
Locus DF 19x2 | Plot Record #28
Period Hissar III
Section Near Eastern
Materials Alabaster

Cylinder with slightly concave sides; one end slightly convex and bears a groove of the same diameter as the handle of the shield 33-15-718 which was found lying toward it. In the groove are 2 small holes perhaps for the attachment of some object; the flat base also bears a horizontal groove.

Height 34.7 cm
Outside Diameter 12.4 cm
Credit Line Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other Number H175 - Field No SF

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