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Ancient Art

Tankard with side handle

ca. 2500 B.C.

Terracotta

6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. Roderick Engert, B. A. 1950
1975.58.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mediterranean, Anatolian
Period: 
Troy II, Early Bronze Age
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Found at Troy by Frederick Calvert in 1914.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1975,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 36, no. 1 (Fall 1976): 54.

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.