Apr 30, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
Apr 30, 2013

Jar

Jar

AD 222–650

Earthenware

Overall: 50.8 cm (20 in.)

Gift of Heeramaneck Galleries 1944.459

Did you know?

This large vessel was thrown in three or four sections.

Description

Simply decorated with bands of wavy and dotted sawtooth patterns on the neck and shoulder, this large jar features two small handles for lifting and a wide mouth for easy access to its contents. A shiny glaze covers the exterior surface.

See also
Collection: 
Near Eastern Art
Type of artwork: 
Ceramic
Medium: 
Earthenware

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