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Rim sherd

Iron Age III
ca. 7th–6th century B.C.
Iran, Tepe Nush-i Jan
1 3/16 x 6 1/2 x 1/4 in. (3 x 16.5 x 0.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
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. 16.

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, p. 16, fig. 6:4, pl. XIIb.
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