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Terracotta jug

Period:
Early Imperial
Date:
2nd half of the 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; red-glaze
Dimensions:
6 1/4in. (15.8cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.397
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 176
Red-glazed jug with incised body and one handle.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 982, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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