Ancient Art

Green Glazed Pottery Amphora

1st–2nd century A.D.

Terracotta

35.4 x 23.6 x 23.6 cm (13 15/16 x 9 5/16 x 9 5/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.4843
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman (1st–2nd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 272, ill.

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