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Provenance

1936, excavated at Rayy (Chal Turkhan, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1939, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: January 12, 1939)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition

Persian (Rayy),

Object Place

Islamic World

Dimensions

L. .109 plus W. .016

Accession Number

39.438

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Utensils