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2008br8958 jpg l

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Acquired in 1939 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
CER
credit
date_end
0200-12-31
date_start
0001-01-01
date_text
1/1/001-31/12/200
descriptive_line
Earthenware jug covered in a thick alkaline glaze, Syrian or Mesopotamian, 1st-2nd century or later.
dimensions
Height: 22.8 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Syrian or Mesopotamian
id
281740
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T11:59:41.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T11:59:41.000Z
latitude
34.8148
location
In Storage
longitude
39.056
marks
materials
earthenware, glaze
materials_techniques
[]
museum_number
C.199-1939
museum_number_token
c1991939
object_number
O340664
object_type
Jug
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Jug of pale yellowish earthenware, covered with a thick alkaline glaze, once green but now decayed to an iridescent whitish colour, with ovoid body, with the greatest width at the base. It has a disk foot and a thin cylindrical neck with a flat splayed lip; double needed vertical handle from the neck to the shoulder, with a sharp kink at the top. Two grooves are scored round the shoulder at handle-level.
place
Syria
primary_image_id
2008BR8958
production_note
So called "Parthian" pottery
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
jug
sys_updated
2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
glazed
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
200
year_start
1