Sherd

Period:
Chalcolithic
Date:
5th–4th millennium B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic, paint
Dimensions:
1.89 x 0.2 in. (4.8 x 0.51 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.344
Not on view
1937, excavated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Iranian Expedition under a concession granted by the Council of Ministers, Iran, upon the recommendation of the Ministry of Education of Iran; title transferred to the Metropolitan Museum of Art pursuant to the concession.