Carved bowl

Near Eastern, Iranian
Early Bronze Age
2800–2500 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: South-central Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.3 cm x 15 cm

Accession Number

1972.1014

Medium or Technique

Chlorite

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Decorated cylindrical chlorite bowl, with overall scalloped pattern.

Provenance

1972, sold by Mohammed Yeganeh, Frankfurt, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1972)

Credit Line

John Wheelock and John Morse Elliot Fund