Vessel from Al-Masihli

Server Costs Fundraiser 2024

Help our mission to provide free history education to the world! Please donate and contribute to covering our server costs in 2024. With your support, millions of people learn about history entirely for free every month.
$3832 / $18000

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
by
published on 18 September 2019
Vessel from Al-Masihli Download Full Size Image

This pottery vessel was found at Al-Masihli (Arabic: المسيحلي), north of Baghdad, Iraq. The surface is painted and decorated with different geometric shapes. 3500-2800 BCE. On display at the Iraq Museum in Baghdad.

Remove Ads
Advertisement
Subscribe to this author

About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2019, September 18). Vessel from Al-Masihli. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11194/vessel-from-al-masihli/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Vessel from Al-Masihli." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 18, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11194/vessel-from-al-masihli/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Vessel from Al-Masihli." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Sep 2019. Web. 24 Jul 2024.

Membership