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Excavation of Persepolis (Iran): Reconstruction of Pottery with Painted Patterns: Conical Bowl with Geometrical Ornaments, from Prehistoric Mound of Tal-i Bakun (PPA) [drawing]

Catalog Data

Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
1 drawing : 27.3 cm x 45.4 cm
Iran, Fars, Takht-e Jamshid, Tal-i Bakun
Bakun, Tall-e (Iran)
Drawing related to a trial excavation undertook by Ernst Herzfeld in the Summer 1928 as well as a campaign of excavation at the western mound, Tall-i-Bakun A under the auspice of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, carried out by Alexander Langsdorff under Ernst Herzfeld's direction between March 25, 1932 and July 21, 1932.
Finding aid available in the Archives Department and on Internet
Drawings are arranged roughly in sequential number sequences, housed in document boxes or in flat file folders by size, and stored in the map case drawers
Original caption on verso reads, "Tafel XLVII. D-452 [is numbered] 3391"
Additional information reads, "Drawings D-452 (water-color) is mounted on mat numbered Pl.XLVII."
Cite as:
The Ernst Herzfeld papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C
Repository Loc.:
Map case drawers Drawer 28
Smithsonian Institution, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, 1050 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20013-7012
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.06 05.0452
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 5: Drawings and Maps 1903-1947
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives