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Object Number:35-7-102
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Rayy
Site Name/Number: Rayy
Archaeology Area: RTE 1, Pit 7, 55.45, ref.
Period: Islamic II
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:The Boston Museum of Fine Arts / University Museum Expedition to Rayy; Erich F. Schmidt 1934
Other Number:RE 2688 - Field No SF

Description

Pottery. Small base, sides expanding to wide shoulder, wide neck with vertical sides, slight outturned rim. No pouring lip. Loop handle from neck to shoulder with high carinated knob on top of handle. Mostly lower part of body is restoration. Turquoise glaze on both surfaces.

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