Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Tripod jug

Period:
Early Bronze Age II
Date:
ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Geography:
Northwestern Anatolia
Culture:
Yortan
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
8.11 x 4.49 in. (20.6 x 11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.83.6
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1960, purchased from Johan Möger, Utrecht.

“The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of the Ancient Near East Department,” MOA Museum of Art, Atami, Japan, The Aiche Prefectural Art Gallery, Nagoya, Japan, The Seibu Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan, 1983.

Bodenstein, Beatrice E., Vaughn E. Crawford, Prudence O. Harper, Oscar W. Muscarella. 1966. Ancient Near Eastern Art: Guide to the Collections. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 14, fig. 19.

Harper, Prudence O. et al. 1983. The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of the Ancient Near East Department, exh. cat. Tokyo: Chunichi Shimbun, no. 95.
Related Objects

Tripod jar and lid

Artist: Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Accession Number: 60.83.2a, b
Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C. Medium: Ceramic Accession: 60.83.2a, b On view in:Gallery 403

Spouted jug with a mottled surface

Artist: Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Accession Number: 62.65.3
Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C. Medium: Ceramic Accession: 62.65.3 On view in:Gallery 403

Spouted jug with raised concentric circles

Artist: Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Accession Number: 60.83.7
Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C. Medium: Ceramic Accession: 60.83.7 On view in:Gallery 403

Jug

Artist: Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C.
Accession Number: 62.114.2
Date: ca. 2700–2400 B.C. Medium: Ceramic Accession: 62.114.2 On view in:Gallery 403

Vessel

Artist: Date: ca. 5600–5400 B.C.
Accession Number: 64.286.3
Date: ca. 5600–5400 B.C. Medium: Ceramic, paint Accession: 64.286.3 On view in:Gallery 402