Near Eastern, Iranian, Hissar
about 4300 B.C.
Findspot: Iran, Hissar I A - B (?), Rayy, Plot: BC 99, p.r. 9, D. 72.45
Height x diameter: 8.7 x 9.1 cm (3 7/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The rim is flaring, and the base is rounded. It is decorated with parallel angles. There are lozenges in slender triangles. The color is grayish-black on brown and red-brown. It is almost complete. It is broken and mended.
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