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Ancient Art

Jug

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Terracotta

22.6 × 21 × 0.5 cm (8 7/8 × 8 1/4 × 3/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.4810
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block X7 4, Dolicheneum), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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