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Tripod jug

Period:
Early Bronze Age II
Date:
ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Geography:
Northwestern Anatolia
Culture:
Yortan
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
8.11 x 4.49 in. (20.6 x 11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.83.6
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1960, purchased from Johan Möger, Utrecht.

“The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of the Ancient Near East Department,” MOA Museum of Art, Atami, Japan, The Aiche Prefectural Art Gallery, Nagoya, Japan, The Seibu Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan, 1983.

Bodenstein, Beatrice E., Vaughn E. Crawford, Prudence O. Harper, Oscar W. Muscarella. 1966. Ancient Near Eastern Art: Guide to the Collections. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 14, fig. 19.

Harper, Prudence O. et al. 1983. The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of the Ancient Near East Department, exh. cat. Tokyo: Chunichi Shimbun, no. 95.
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