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Straight sided bowl

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It is fine ware. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. It is decorated with a molded line below the rim. The clay is brown-red. It is two-thirds restored. The surface is worn. It is complete.

Provenance

1934, excavated at Rayy (Cheshmeh Ali Tepe, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1935, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: June 6, 1935)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Parthian, 1st century B.C.–2nd century A.D.

Findspot

Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7 x 15.4 cm (2 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.789

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels