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Ovoid jar with a wide neck

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The jar is footed. It has a slightly flaring rim. There is a band on the shoulder, which is divided into blocks of hatching and solid color with a saw-tooth edge. It is broken by small squares with a dot in the center, which separated panel with ibex or birds. There is a border above of...

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Provenance

From Nihawand. (Accession date: Feb-07-1932)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund and Gift of E. J. Holmes and T. J. Coolidge

Near Eastern, Iranian, Early Bronze Age, 3200–2800 B.C.

Findspot

Persia

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.42

Medium or Technique

Pottery

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels