Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Iran
  • cup, 1450 BCE–1340 BCE
  • Where object was made: Amlash county, Gilan Province, Iran
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 7.5 x 9.5 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 15/16 x 3 3/4 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of Professor and Mrs. Douglas Hyland
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0779

The globular ceramic cup with a rounded bottom has a flared rim and small loop handle on one side. The shoulder is decorated with small vertical indentions. It is mottled brown.