Straight sided bowl

Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
Parthian
1st century B.C.–2nd century A.D.


Findspot: Iran, Rayy, Plot: CD 01, p.r. 6, D. 74.70 in p.r. 2

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7 x 15.4 cm (2 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.789

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

It is fine ware. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. It is decorated with a molded line below the rim. The clay is brown-red. It is two-thirds restored. The surface is worn. It is complete.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition