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Lower part of conical, narrow pottery bottle; broadened base; twisted.
- Made in: Eridu
- (Asia,Middle East,Iraq,South Iraq,Eridu)
- Excavated/Findspot: Abu Shahrain
- (Asia,Iraq,South Iraq,Abu Shahrain (Eridu))
- Diameter: 1.5 inches (base)
- Height: 6 inches
1997 Jul-31 Dec, BM exhibition: "Pottery in the Making", Museum of Mankind.
Incomplete; lower part only.
23 May 1997
Clean soil from inside and keep.
Surface dirt, compacted soil inside.
Surface cleaned with soft brush and puffer. Mechanically removed soil using Tiranti tool and brush, kept soil seperate in numbered bags.
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Object reference number: WCO28065
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