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Red-polished ware jug

Near Eastern, Anatolian, Urartian
Iron Age
10th–9th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: eastern Anatolia

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 35 x 30 cm (13 3/4 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.654

Medium or Technique

Red ware

On View

Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red-polished ware jug with three modeled bull’s heads projecting from the shoulder. Shoulder and sides fluted.

Provenance

1981, sold by Mohammad Yeganeh, Frankfurt, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1981)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund