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Ancient Art

Neck and handle of a jug

ca. 330–64 B.C.

Terracotta

16.51 × 12.7 × 10.16 cm (6 1/2 × 5 × 4 in.)
Gift of Wistar Comfort in memory of his father, Professor Howard Comfort
2015.99.7
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Probably Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex-collection of Howard Comfort; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 2015.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

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.