Sherd with incised decoration

Period:
Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. late 3rd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Tell Taya
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
2.91 x 2.64 in. (7.39 x 6.71 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.222.47
Not on view
1968–69, excavated by Julian Reade, on behalf of the British School of Archaeology in Iraq; acquired by the Museum in 1972, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 103 (Jul. 1,1972 - Jun. 30, 1973), p. 29.