Ancient Art

Three-Legged Vessel

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Terracotta

7.5 × 10.3 cm (2 15/16 × 4 1/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1930.104
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Graeco-Roman of Parthian
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block H2, southeast corner of Temple of Atargatis), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Stephen L. Dyson, The Excavations at Dura-Europos Final Report IV, 4 (New Haven: Dura-Europos Publications, 1968), 41, no. 249.

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