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Double Jug

A work made of glass, blown technique.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass, blown technique.

Date:

2nd-3rd century

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

This vessel was made by heating two separate jugs and then fusing them together. The two compartments may have held two different kinds of wine.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Double Jug

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

101 CE–300 CE

Medium

Glass, blown technique

Dimensions

19.4 × 11.1 × 14.5 cm (7 5/8 × 4 3/8 × 5 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph Rosenbaum

Reference Number

1902.36.83

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