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Decorated cylindrical chlorite bowl, with overall scalloped pattern.

Provenance

1972, sold by Mohammed Yeganeh, Frankfurt, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1972)

Credit Line

John Wheelock and John Morse Elliot Fund

Near Eastern, Iranian, Early Bronze Age, 2800–2500 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

South-central Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.3 cm x 15 cm

Accession Number

1972.1014

Medium or Technique

Chlorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels