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Jar rim sherd

Early Bronze Age
ca. mid-3rd millennium B.C.
Mesopotamia, Tell Taya
5.04 x 4.72 in. (12.8 x 11.99 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
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.
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