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Terracotta jug

Period:
Imperial
Date:
late 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; lead-glazed ware
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/16 in. (10.6 cm); diameter 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.880
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Brownish green enamel jug with one handle and incised line and leaf pattern.
Froehner, Wilhelm. 1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan no. 184, p. 254, Paris.

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