Amphora

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1900-1910

GUSN

GUSN-6734

Description

Reproduction amphora jug with red body, dark brown-black glaze. Small foot, oval body , narrow neck and wide, flaring rim. Two small handle on either side vessel shoulder. A strap handle attached at shoulder and neck. Incised around the lower neck is a delicate vine with leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

amphorae (storage vessels)
incising
painting (coating)
earthenware
JUG

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 1/4 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.232