Pottery Flask from Tapa Raza

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 02 December 2014

This large pottery flask was found in the ancient mound of Tapa Raza, Sharazor plain, modern-day Sulaimaniya Governorate, Mesopotamia, Iraq. Late Sassanid/early Islamic period, 6th to 7th centuries CE. The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq.

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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.

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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2014, December 02). Pottery Flask from Tapa Raza. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3288/pottery-flask-from-tapa-raza/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Pottery Flask from Tapa Raza." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 02, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3288/pottery-flask-from-tapa-raza/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Pottery Flask from Tapa Raza." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Dec 2014. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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