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Beaker

Object Number:85-48-405
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Grooved
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur I-IV, 1888-1900

Description

Reddish brown ware, buff slip. Portion of upper body and rim missing. Flat circular base, carinated lower body. Hyperboloid walls, thickened horizontal and everted rim. Two grooved horizontal lines on lower and upper body, one below rim. Original accession number lost.

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