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Jug

Period:
Late Bronze Age
Date:
ca. late 1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Qasr-i Abu Nasr
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
7.12 x 4.75 in. (18.08 x 12.07 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.30.43
Not on view
1935, excavated by J.M. Upton, W. Hauser and C.K. Wilkinson on behalf of The Persian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1936, ceded in the division of finds.
Whitcomb, Donald S. 1985. Before the Roses and Nightingales: Excavations at Qasr-i Abu Nasr, Old Shiraz. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 144-145, fig. 54k.
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