Terracotta spouted jug with high handle and slip lid

Terracotta | 17.6cm | 6th century B.C.

Unknown Artist

The form of this plump jar with a lid that can slip back and forth on the handle is probably descended from a type of jug produced by the Hittites, who flourished in central Anatolia during the second millennium B.C.

Credit: Gift of The American Soc...
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