Ancient Art

Jug

2nd–3rd century A.D.

Terracotta

10.1 x 11.4 cm (4 x 4 1/2 in.)
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1935.293
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan)
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa, present-day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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), 242, no. 8, pl. 8.

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