Biconoid jar with a spout
before 6th century B.C.
Findspot: Iran, Hissar III, Rayy, Plot: BA 25, p.r. 22, R. 4, D. 73.20 floor
Height x diameter: 8.3 x 7.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It has an elevated beak spout. The base is flat, and the rim is flaring. The clay is slate gray. It is polished. There is a fragment. The surface is worn.
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)
University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition