Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Nippur Expedition 17
III: Events
Cache of baked clay jars probably for wine or beer and used in temple rituals were buried when discarded. These were recovered by a joint archaeological expedition of the University of Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania at the city of Nippur in Iraq
Nippur (Extinct city)--Antiquities | Storage jars--Iraq | Pottery, Ancient--Iraq | Excavations (Archaeology)--Iraq
Photographic prints; 11.5 x 17.0 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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