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Fragmentary goblet

Period:
Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. mid-3rd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Syria, Tell Brak
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
5.63 x 4.33 in. (14.3 x 11 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, Colt Archaeological Institute Inc. Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.323.2
Not on view
1983, excavated by David and Joan Oates, on behalf of the Institute of Archaeology, University of London; acquired by the Museum in 1988, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 119 (Jul. 1,1988 - Jun. 30, 1989), p. 16.

Oates, David, Joan Oates and Helen McDonald. 2001. Excavations at Tell Brak - Vol. 2: Nagar in the Third Millennium B.C. Cambridge: Mc Donald Institute for Archaeological Research, pp. 528-529, fig. 456, no. 1503.
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