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Jar

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Artist Unknown (Mesopotamia)

Date

2900-2400 B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Jar, Artist Unknown (Mesopotamia)
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Medium: Sculpture, Stone (Do Not Use) | Alabaster
Size: H.4-3/8 x Dia.4-1/2 in.
Creation Place: Mesopotamia, Sumeria, Ur
Culture: Mesopotamia, Sumeria
Style: Early dyansty, 29th-24th century B.C.
Physical Description: tan and brown stone jar; body tapers to narrow, flat bottom; flat shoulder protrudes slightly over body; narrow neck; flat rim dips slightly at mouth
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Dr. Mary Weisel Purchase Fund
Accession Number: 2000.70.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009