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Terracotta jar with barbotine decoration

Date:
2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); diameter 6 1/16 in. (15.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.872
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Brown glazed bowl with brown barbotine scale decoration on shoulder.
Said to be from Gaul

1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 227, p. 289.

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