Infant feeding vessel
Near Eastern, Iranian
10th–9th century B.C.
Height x width x length: 11 x 5.5 x 7.7 cm (4 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 3 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Miniature red-ware bird-pot with with female head.
By 1959: with Dariush Broumand, Khalil Broumand & Sons, NY; 1959: collection of Dr. and Mrs. C.C. Vermeule, Cambridge, Mass.; 1962, on loan to the MFA; 1997: given to the MFA .
(Accession date: November 19, 1997)
Anonymous gift in memory of William Stevenson Smith