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Tripod jar and lid

Period:
Early Bronze Age II
Date:
ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Geography:
Northwestern Anatolia
Culture:
Yortan
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 4-5/8 in. (11.8 cm) x Diam. 2-3/4 in. (6.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.83.2a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 403
Acquired by the Museum in 1960, purchased from Johan Möger, Utrecht.

“Treasures from the Metropolitan: Catalogue of the Inaugural Exhibition of the Indianapolis Museum of Art.” The Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana October 25, 1970–January 3, 1971.

“5000 Years of Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Inaugural Exhibition of the New Wichita Art Museum.” The Wichita Art Museum, Kansas, October 23, 1977–January 15, 1978.

Weinhardt, Carl J. 1970. Treasures from the Metropolitan: Catalogue of the Inaugural Exhibition of the Indianapolis Museum of Art. exh. cat. Indianapolis: Indianapolis Museum of Art, p. 37, no. 26.

Wooden, Howard, ed. 1977. 5000 Years of Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Catalogue of the Inaugural Exhibition of the New Wichita Art Museum. exh. cat. Wichita, Kansas: Wichita Art Museum, p. 12, no. 1.
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