Terracotta jug

Period: Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian

Date: 1st half of 1st century A.D.

Culture: Roman

Medium: Terracotta; lead-glazed

Dimensions: total preserved H. 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm)
H. without handle 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)

Classification: Vases

Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1943

Accession Number: 43.11.2

Description

Footed jug with raised dot design. Much of the lead-glazed pottery of the Early Imperial period was produced in the Roman East at various sites on the western and southern coasts of Asia Minor.

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