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Ancient Art

Jug

3rd–4th century A.D.

Terracotta

17 × 4.3 × 9.45 × 2.05 cm (6 11/16 × 1 11/16 × 3 3/4 × 13/16 in.)
other (Maximum Diameter): 9.45 cm(3 3/4 in.)
other (Diameter of Base): 4.3 cm(1 11/16 in.)
other (Diameter of Lip): 2.05 cm(13/16 in.)
Gift of Ambasador and Mrs. William L. Eagleton, Jr., B.A. 1948
1980.33.6
Culture: 
Roman, Tunisian
Period: 
Roman (3rd–4th century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

From El-Djem, Tunisia

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1980,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 2 (Winter 1982): 74.

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