Ancient Art

Flagon

6th–7th century A.D.

Terracotta

5 in. 12.5 cm.
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1929.690
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan)
Period: 
Byzantine
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
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: 

John W. Hayes, Late Roman Pottery (London: British School at Rome, 1972), 395.

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