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Object Number:37-33-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Islamic
Provenience: Iran
Chal Tarkhan
Archaeology Area: BB 79, p.r. 5; D. ca. 87.
Period: Islamic I
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:The Boston Museum of Fine Arts / University Museum Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1937
Other Number:CT-170 - Field No SF

Description

Disc base, elliptical body; narrow, almost vertical neck, rim restored; restored loop handle. Three triangular panels formed by applique inverted loops, two enclosing incised double cross hatching and dots, one enclosing applique floral design and incisions. Cream ware, cream slip.

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