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Sherd

Period:
Halaf
Date:
ca. 5000–4500 B.C.
Geography:
Syria, Tell Brak
Culture:
Halaf
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
1.5 x 2.95 in. (3.81 x 7.49 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, Colt Archaeological Institute Inc. Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.323.5
Not on view
1976-1988, 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.
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