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Spouted jar

Iron Age II-III
ca. 9th–8th century B.C.
Iran, possibly from Tepe Sialk
Ceramic, paint
8.25 in. (20.96 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Y. Mottahedeh, 1935
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 404
Acquired by the Museum in 1935, gift of R.Y. Mottahedeh, New York.
McAllister, Hannah E. 1939. "Art of the Ancient Near East." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 34 (8), p. 196.
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