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Category

vessel

Name

jug

Description

jug, with two handles, traces of decoration in purple and red. Vessels of this shape were often used in Late Roman life, but decorated versions were often reserved for burials and this example was found in a grave.

Field Collection

Abydos ? Egypt

Dimensions

length 25.5 cm

Period

Coptic

Date

A.D. 300 — A.D. 600

Material/s

ceramic

Accession Number

E.5.1914 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 51658; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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