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Cup

  • Place of origin:

    Persia (made)

  • Date:

    2500 BC (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Grey earthenware with burnished patterns

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H.R.H the Itizad es Sultaneh Minister of Science

  • Museum number:

    613-1878

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Small lip ornamented outside with bands and lattice pattern in darker coolour

Place of Origin

Persia (made)

Date

2500 BC (made)

Materials and Techniques

Grey earthenware with burnished patterns

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Object history note

Found at supposed site of Hecatompylos near Damghan in Persia

Descriptive line

Cup. Black ware, with small lip, ornament outside with bands and lattice pattern in darker colour. circa 2500 BC, possibly from Tepe Hissar. Iran.; C

Materials

Earthenware

Categories

Earthenware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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