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Footed Bowl

Object Number:33-15-249
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Tepe Hissar
Archaeology Area: CG95X1 PR39
Locus: CG 95x1
Plot Record #39
Period: Hissar II
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Paint
Technique:Painted
Height: 12.7 cm
Outside Diameter:19.5 cm
Credit Line:Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other Number:H1654 - Field No SF

Description

Deep buff ware, buff slip partly worn off. Low hollow foot; sides of bowl expanding to low shoulder then expanding slightly to rim. Dark brown painted decoration. Horizontal band on inside of rim and horizontal band at shoulder on outside; between this band and rim are pairs of vertical angled lines; band at junction of foot and body; 3 groups of lines from bands to edge of foot.

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