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Terracotta amphora (two-handled jar)

Period:
Early Imperial
Date:
ca. late 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; lead-glazed ware
Dimensions:
5 5/16in. (13.5cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.232.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Handles in the form of snakes.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1913. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1912, Vases." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 8 (7): pp. 155, 158, fig. 7.

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