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Pot

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    2500 BC-2000 BC (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Charles M. Marling KCMG CB

  • Museum number:

    C.264-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 1, shelf 1

Physical description

Earthenware, of globular form with applied spout formed as a stylised bird's head, with later surface accretions.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

2500 BC-2000 BC (made)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware

Descriptive line

Water-pot with beak-like spout, Iran, possibly Tepe Hissar, 2500-2000 BC

Production Note

Possibly in Tepe Hissar

Materials

Earthenware

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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