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Jar

A work made of earthenware.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of earthenware.

Date:

about 1500 BCE

Artist:

Persian; probably Susa (now Iran)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Iranian

Title

Jar

Place

Persia (Artist's nationality:)

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1500 BCE

Medium

Earthenware

Dimensions

16.4 × 16.9 cm (6 7/16 × 6 5/8 in.); Diam.: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Logan, Patten & Ryerson Collection

Reference Number

1926.1200

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