University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 63-15-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Purchased from Mahboudian Gallery, 1963


Burnished red ware. Shape of stylized stag with long thrown-back neck, branched antlers and holes pierced through ears, Hole between ears and long open pouring spout replaces mouth. Cleaned by A.E. Parkinson ultrasonically followed by brushing. Cracks cemented with vinylseal. Interior is handmade with central disc visible as final piece added to rear flanks.

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