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Beak spout

Period:
Iron Age III
Date:
ca. 7th century B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Tepe Nush-i Jan
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
2.01 x 1.06 x 0.67 in. (5.11 x 2.69 x 1.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
69.24.40
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.
Crawford, Vaughn E. 1969. "Reports of the Departments: Ancient Near Eastern Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 28 (2), p. 58.
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