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Ancient Art

Faience Jar with Small Lid

304 B.C.–A.D. 100

Green glazed faience

H. of jar: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm)
2 5/16 in. (5.8 cm)
lid H: 3/8 × 3/8 in. (1 × 0.9 cm)
Collection of Mary C. and James W. Fosburgh, B.A. 1933, M.A. 1935
1979.14.78a-b
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Ptolemaic or Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1979,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 1 (Fall 1980): 67.

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