EFE24 A straw-glazed figure-decorated jar


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4th-5th century  

The globular jar with a wide mouth and tapering foot is incised around the exterior with several sketchy animals and human figures.
The rim is decorated with a wavy floral scroll. The exterior is covered with a greenish straw-coloured glaze.
8.5 cm high  

Provenance: Sotheby's London, December 1993, lot no. 148
                     Formerly in the collection of Robert Suermont  

Ceramics > Early Ceramics