Ancient Art

Jug

700–900

Ceramic

15.875 x 10.478 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
Gift of John J. Herrmann, Jr., B.A. 1959, and Annewies van den Hoek
2008.168.9
Culture: 
Byzantine
Period: 
7th–9th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

This cache of vessels came from a group of tombs around the neighborhhod of Ciro, Calabria.

Bibliography: 

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

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