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late 2nd–3rd Century

Terracotta (African Red Slip)

14.8 × 11.1 × 8.1 cm (5 13/16 × 4 3/8 × 3 3/16 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.546
Culture: 
Tunisian, North African
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt; from Rhodes (?).

Bibliography: 

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases at Yale University, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1922), 252–53, fig. 109–110.

John W. Hayes, Late Roman Pottery (London: British School at Rome, 1972), 198, Form 175 1.

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), 306, no. 125, pl. 125.

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