Rhyton

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Historical period(s)
Iron Age I - II, ca. 1350-800 BCE
Medium
Clay
Dimensions
H x W x D: 12.6 x 12.6 x 25.2 cm (4 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 9 15/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Joan and Frank Mount
Accession Number
S1995.137
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Rhyton

Keywords
Iran, Iron Age I (ca. 1450 - 1250 BCE), Iron Age II (ca. 1250 - 800 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From 1965/1966 to 1995
Frank and Joan Mount, Alexandria, VA, purchased in Tel Aviv in 1965/1966 [1]

From 1995
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Frank and Joan Mount in 1995

Notes:

[1] This object was purchased by Joan and Frank Mount in Tel Aviv in 1965-66. Copies of the original invoices can be found in the accession file (see Provenance Remark 1, Ann C. Gunter, December 5, 1995, in the object record).

Previous Owner(s)

Frank and Joan Mount

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum