Ancient Art

Bowl

ca. 175–250

Ceramic

5.398 x 21.59 cm (2 1/8 x 8 1/2 in.)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.216.93
Culture: 
Tunisian, Roman
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by J. Crockett in June, 1971, from his Tunisian driver from the U.S. Embassy, Tunis (Dachmani). Said to have come from near the amphitheater of El Djem.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 143.

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