1st–3rd century A.D.
H.: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Overall: 3 x 1 7/8 x 1 3/4 in. (7.6 x 4.8 x 4.4 cm)
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1881
Not on view
Small, one-handled square jug.Colorless with yellowish tinge; handle in light green.Plain, rounded rim; flaring mouth; cylindrical neck, aslant to body; slightly pushed-in shoulder with large, sloping shoulders; square body with flat sides and rounded lower corners; flat bottom; two-ribbed handle attached to outer edge of shoulder, drawn up, turned in horizontally, and trailed on to top of neck.Intact; pinprick bubbles and some black impurities; dulling, slight pitting, and most of surfaces covered in creamy weathering and iridescence.
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