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Title: Spouted jar
Period: Iron Age II-III
Date: ca. 9th–7th century BCE
Geography: Iran, Tepe Sialk
Medium: Ceramic, paint
Dimensions: 7 9/16 × 11 5/8 × 7 5/16 in. (19.2 × 29.5 × 18.5 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Museum of Tehran, 1939
Accession Number: 39.60.9
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