Ancient Art

Water Bottle

ca. 323 B.C.-A.D. 256

Terracotta

14.29 x 12.07 x 11.11 cm (5 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/8 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1931.541
Culture: 
Dura-Europos (Syria)
Period: 
Graeco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Stephen L. Dyson, The Excavations at Dura-Europos Final Report IV, 4 (New Haven: Dura-Europos Publications, 1968), 35, no. 197, fig. 8.

Jennifer Chi and Sebastian Heath, eds., Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos, exh. cat. (New York: Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, 2011), 69, no. 57, fig. 3–10.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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