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  • Place of origin:

    Persia (made)

  • Date:

    2000-1500 BC (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    grey earthenware

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bottle, grey earthenware with burnished patterns. Pear shaped with irregular stripes of darker colour

Place of Origin

Persia (made)


2000-1500 BC (made)

Materials and Techniques

grey earthenware


Height: 21.5 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Object history note

Found at supposed site of Hecatompylos, Near Damghan. Early Bronze Age

Descriptive line

Flask. Black ware, pear-shape, with irregular stripes of darker colour. 2000-1500 BC, Iran; C




Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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