Wheel-thrown pottery jar shoulder sherd. Grey fabric with occasional small angular voids and occasional grit inclusions. Dark grey burnished exterior.


Thing

Made Of
pottery
Type of Thing
jar
Techniques
wheel-thrown, burnished

People

Acquired From
Oates, Joan to The British Museum
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Oates, Edward Ernest David Michael, Oates, Joan

Place

Found In
Brak
Made In
Brak

Time

Acquired In
2004
Made
2250BC-2150BC
Period/Culture
Akkadian

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