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Ancient Art

Jug

mid-1st century B.C. to 1st century A.D.

Terracotta (Eastern Sigillata A)

19.5 × 16.6 cm (7 11/16 × 6 9/16 in.)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.292
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Bought in Aleppo

Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 325, no. 156, pl. 156.

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.