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Jar with incised decoration

Period:
Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 2800 B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Yarim Tepe
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
3.39 in. (8.61 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1963
Accession Number:
63.102.14
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 403
1962, excavated by David Stronach, on behalf of the British Institute of Persian Studies; acquired by the Museum in 1963, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
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