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Sherds

Period:
Mitanni
Date:
ca. 1300 B.C.
Geography:
Syria, Tell Brak
Culture:
Mitanni
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
5.04 in. (12.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, Colt Archaeological Institute Inc. Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.323.3
Not on view
1985, 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. 1: The Mitanni and Old Babylonian periods. Cambridge: Mc Donald Institute for Archaeological Research, 1998, pp. 208-209, fig. 204, 517.
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