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2008br8984 jpg l

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Acquired in 1901 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. 1892-93, XXVII, p. 358.
collection_code
CER
credit
Given by Kenneth R. Murchison Esq. in 1874. Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street.
date_end
date_start
date_text
2500BC - 1500BC
descriptive_line
Beaker vessel, earthenware, 2500-1500BC, Tarradale, Scotland
dimensions
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Making Ceramics, room 143
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Found, probably in a tumulus, in the Prince's Hill, on the estate of Sir Roderick Murchison, at Tarradale, Highland (formerly Ross-shire), Scotland. Given by Kenneth R. Murchison to the Museum of Pratical Geology in 1874, and subsequently transferred.
id
281810
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T11:59:55.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T11:59:55.000Z
latitude
45.540508
location
Making Ceramics, room 143, case 37
longitude
-122.3853
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Earthenware, handbuilt, incised decoration
museum_number
2009-1901
museum_number_token
20091901
object_number
O340734
object_type
Beaker vessel
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Earthenware beaker vessel. Inverted bell-shaped. Decorated with horizontal bands of trellis-pattern and vertical and oblique strokes.
place
Tarradale
primary_image_id
2008BR8984
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
beaker-vessel-unknown
sys_updated
2014-07-07T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-1500
year_start
-2500