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Beaker with bronze pin in base

Period:
Iron Age II
Date:
ca. 9th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Hasanlu
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Jasper conglomerate, bronze
Dimensions:
5.75 in. (14.61 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1965
Accession Number:
65.163.51
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 400
1964, excavated by Robert H. Dyson Jr. on behalf of the Hasanlu Project sponsored by the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania, the Archaeological Service of Iran, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1965, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.

“The Era of ’76,” The Carborundum Museum, Niagara Falls, New York, June 6, 1975–February 10, 1976

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1966. "Hasanlu 1964." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 25, p. 134, fig. 35.
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