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Discovering Ancient Oman

Painted jar

Painted jar from Hili (S. Méry -

Hili, Tomb N
Bronze Age: 2200-2000 BC
Small decorated vessels arriving to the Oman peninsula from the Indus valley were discovered among grave-goods inside Umm an Nar tombs, as is the case for this jar coming from tomb N at Hili. (MdE)