Interesting Ancient Roman Nabatean terracotta jug with conical shaped, squat base. Ribbed decoration to the exterior. Small handle attached to the shoulder. Nabataeans were Arab descent people inhabited region of modern Jordan and Israel territory. They flourished between 4th Centrury BC and 106 AD when Nabataean Kingdom was conquered by Trajan, annexing it to the Roman Empire to become Arabia Petraea province. They are the best known today for the magnificent ruins of its capital city – Petra.
This item includes a Certificate of Authenticity.
Condition: Good, see photos
Date: 100 BC - 100 AD
Size: H:77mm / W:60mm ; 50g
Provenance: The Supplier warrants that is has obtained this lot in a legal manner.
Provenance: Private collection of a West London gentleman; previously in a collection formed on the UK/International art market in the 1990s.
- Roman Nabatean
- Century/ Timeframe
- 100 BC - 100 AD
- Good Condition, See Photo