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Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 6th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Tepe Nush-i Jan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
1.46 x 2.05 in. (3.71 x 5.21 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Implements
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
69.24.16
Not on view
1967, excavated by David Stronach, on behalf of the British Institute of Persian Studies; acquired by the Museum in 1969, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
Stronach, David. 1968. "Tepe Nush-i Jan: a Mound in Media." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 27 (3), p. 186, fig. 17.

Crawford, Vaughn E. 1969. "Reports of the Departments: Ancient Near Eastern Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 28 (2), p. 58.

Stronach, David. 1969. "Excavations at Tepe Nush-i Jan, 1967." Iran 7, pl. XIIa.
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