|Roland de Mecquenem
Earthenware cup with metallic lustre and opaque glaze, overglaze painted, 9th century excavated by Roland de Mecquenem in Susa, 1921.
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Roland de Mecquenem (1877–1957) was a French archaeologist who took part in the excavations of Susa in Iran. He was a graduate of the Ecole des Mines.
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- ^ Piotr Bienkowski, Alan Ralph Millard, ed. (2000). Dictionary of the Ancient Near East. p. 73. Retrieved August 14, 2011.