Hellenistic Juglet

Near Eastern


gift of: Lois Dumbovic

date: c. 200 BC (Hellenistic Period) 

provenance: Jerusalem

description: A small terracotta juglet, roughly made with an uneven base. There are groups of three incised lines in alternating directions on its body. It was probably a dipper juglet. Height 7 cm, diameter 4.5 cm.

(See also: Herodian Juglet; Black Pottery Juglet; Small Black Juglet.)