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Ancient Art

Fragments of jars/jugs/vessels

7th–8th century A.D.

Terracotta

18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1929.706a-e
Geography: 
Excavated in Gerasa, Jordan
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan)
Period: 
Arabic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.