Chalcolithic jar

Near Eastern, Iranian
Chalcolithic
5250–3000 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 27.2 cm (10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large jar with linked human figures from West-central Iran.

Provenance

By 1971: with Charles D. Kelekian, New York; purchased by the MFA from Charles D. Kelekian, January 13, 1971.
(Accession date: January 13, 1971)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund