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Amphora Handle

Object Number:MS2000
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Rome (Italy)
Manufacture Location: Hispania Baetica
Locus: Monte Testaccio
Date Made: 1st century - 3rd century AD
Early Date: 1
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Stamped
Inscription Language:Latin Language
Height: 20.32 cm
Width: 10.79 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:1235 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Dressel Type 20/Will Type 20 stamped amphora handle with Latin stamped impression inscription QMS

Bibliography:

[Chapter] Will, Elizabeth L. 1983. "Exportation of Olive Oil from Baetica to the Eastern Mediterranean". Produccion y Comercio del Aceite en al Antigueded: Segundo Congreso Internacional (Sevilla, 24-26 Febrero 1982). Madrid. Universidad Complutense. pg. 391-440 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 411, no, 48; p. 440, pl. IXView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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