Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Jarmo Expedition 1
III: Events
Marble bowl fragment from Jarmo (Iraq) crafted using stone tools was one of several containers found during a 1954-1955 expedition by the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute. Dated ca. 4750 BCE, Jarmo was discovered in 1948, and is one of the world's oldest known agricultural settlements.
Braidwood, Robert John, 1907-2003 | Bowls (Vessels) | Iraq--Antiquities | Jarmo (Deserted settlement) | Excavations (Archaeology)--Iraq
Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Photographic prints; 9.3 x 11.5 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

View information about rights and permissions.

View information about ordering reproductions.