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Bowl

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. late 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, probably from Luristan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
2 × 7 13/16 in. (5.1 × 19.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1932
Accession Number:
32.161.1
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1932, gift of George D. Pratt.

“Katumuwa and the Soul in the Stone: Afterlives and Ancestors in the Ancient Middle East.” The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, Chicago, April 7, 2014–January 4, 2015.

Haller, Arndt. 1954. Die Gräber und Grüfte von Assur. Berlin: Gebr, pl. 22c and d.

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1988. Bronze and Iron: Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 206, no. 316.
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