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Bowl rim sherd with incised decoration

Period:
Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. late 3rd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Tell Taya
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
4.49 x 3.03 in. (11.4 x 7.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.222.56
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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