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Jar sherd

Period:
Chalcolithic
Date:
4th millennium B.C.
Geography:
Iran, Tall-i Nokhodi
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Ceramic, paint
Dimensions:
3 3/16 x 4 x 3/8 in. (8.1 x 10.2 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.93.2
Not on view
1962, excavated by David Stronach and Clare Goff, on behalf of the British Institute of Persian Studies; acquired by the Museum in 1978, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations at Tepe Nush-i Jan.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 108 (Jul. 1, 1977 - Jun. 30, 1978), p. 32.
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