Ancient Art

Storage Jar

4th Century

Terracotta (Gaza amphora; LRA 4)

54.5 x 21.91 cm (21 7/16 x 8 5/8 in.)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.911
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 299, no. 115, pl. 115.

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