Roman-Egyptian Pottery Face Jug

14455. Roman-Egyptian Pottery Face Jug

Roman Egypt, Ca. 30 BC. - 100 AD.

Molded red-brown slip glazed pottery head jug depicting a stylized human head wearing a floral headband. Depicted with a slight smile and high check bones. Wide bottle neck with a thick rim and strap handle. Scattered surface encrustation. General rim roughness and some old restoration to the rim and neck, stable hairline in neck. Size: 4-1/4”H. x 3”W. Provenance: NYC collection; Ex Robert Hobert. Ex. Amphora auction, (David Hendin)

$1,100


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