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Vessel

Period:
Mitanni
Date:
ca. 1280 B.C.
Geography:
Syria, Tell Brak
Culture:
Mitanni
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
4.76 in. (12.09 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of the British School of Archaeology in Iraq, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.46
Not on view
1986, excavated by David and Joan Oates, on behalf of the Institute of Archaeology, University of London; acquired by the Museum in 1987, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 117 (Jul. 1,1986 - Jun. 30, 1987), p. 16.

Oates, David, Joan Oates and Helen McDonald. 1997. Excavations at Tell Brak - Vol. 1: The Mitanni and Old Babylonian periods. Cambridge: Mc Donald Institute for Archaeological Research, pp. 212-213, fig. 206, 543.
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