Large Ptolemaic (Roman Egypt) period amphora jar of redware terra-cotta pottery paint decorated over body. Two loop handles. Completely intact with some surface abrasions, paint checking and several stable cracks. Ex-private W. Coast American collection. 6-1/4" tall, 18" circumference. This type of utilitarian pot was probably used for food storage and/or preparation.
Guaranteed authentic as represented.
Item ID: COC-152
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