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Footed Bowl

Object Number:33-21-341
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Tepe Hissar
Archaeology Area: DH 35, X-24, Plot Record #46
Period: Hissar IB
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other Number:H4598 - Field No SF


Deep buff ware, greenish cream slip. Hollow foot with expanding sides; sides of bowl rising to shoulder then expanding to wide mouth. Dark brown painted decoration: band around shoulder, between this and rim pairs of branches alternating with paired groups of vertical lines. Band at junction of foot and body. Incomplete. Hand made.

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