Herodian Juglet

Near Eastern

original

gift of: Lois Dumbovic

date: c. first century AD 

provenance: Jerusalem

description: A wheel-made terracotta juglet with a globular body, small neck and rim (damaged), and flat handle. The body bears a grooved pattern. It is a table juglet, used for storing, preparing and serving liquids. Height 11 cm, diameter 9 cm.

(See also: Black Pottery JugletSmall Black JugletHellenistic Juglet.)