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Flask

  • Place of origin:

    Persia (made)

  • Date:

    2000-1500 BC (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Grey earthenware, incised decoration.

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    604-1878

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pear shaped, mouth has been broken and ground down and the neck pierced with holes

Place of Origin

Persia (made)

Date

2000-1500 BC (made)

Materials and Techniques

Grey earthenware, incised decoration.

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm, Diameter: 13 cm

Object history note

Found near Damghan probably on the Tepe Hissar site.

Descriptive line

Flask. Black ware, pear-shaped, incised with horizontal lines. The mouth has been broken and ground down and the neck pierced with holes. 2000-1500 BC, possibly from Tepe Hissar, Iran.; C

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Incised

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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