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Vase fragment

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
4th–early 5th century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; African red slip ware
Dimensions:
H. 3.40 cm.
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.2140
Not on view
Upper parts of four youths wearing Phrygian caps.
Said to be from Egypt

1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 13, p. 262, pl. 337.4.

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