Near Eastern, Iranian
5th millennium B.C.
Findspot: Iran, Tall-i-Bakun
Legacy dimension: H. .017 D. .031
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Button, oval. Top divided into four sections with incised vertical and horizontal lines. Hole pierced through shank. Bluish-gray in color.
From Tall-i-Bakun, near Persepolis. 1937: excavated by the University of Chicago-Museum of Fine Arts Persepolis Expedition. Assigned to the MFA in the division of finds. (Accession Date: December 13, 1945)
University of Chicago-Museum of Fine Arts Persepolis Expedition