Seller: ancart (5,666) 99.6%, Location: ANCIENT & AUTHENTIC**GUARANTEED!, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 401506277154 A1 ANCIENT ART BEST ITEMS...BEST PRICES! AWESOME ANCIENT JUG~ROMAN ISRAEL, TIME OF JESUS~50AD We are quite pleased to offer this terracotta jug for you examination. This item was excavated in Jerusalem, Israel and dated 50BC-100 AD, the Herodian Era of the Roman Period, and of course the time of JESUS CHRIST! This item has been in a private collection in Israel for many years. This great vessel measures 3 3/4" tall, 12" circumference and 1 3/4" diameter at the lip and is a reddish brown color. GREAT INCISED DESIGN around body. Chipping with losses to lip as seen. There is an ARCHAEOLOGIST'S PROBE HOLE IN BODY (SEE PIC). I think this rather ADDS to the AUTHENTICITY of the piece. Great display! This kind of bottle has a bulbous body and was made throughout the Roman empire This general purpose bottle, probably known as ampulla in antiquity, was made in a wide range of sizes. They often held ointments of various kinds such as scented oils, cosmetics, pigments, salves, medicines, and even dried herbs. DON'T MISS IT YOU WILL FINE NONE BETTER Buy ancient artifacts from Egypt, Rome, Judea, Greece and other Tribal artifacts and weapons from around the world. All our items were collected prior to 1970 and come from private collections. All are acquired legally. Buyer pays shipping AND handling as noted in the ad unless otherwise stated, and international rates will vary and be determined at the close of the auction. We cannot insure outside of the US. Any insurance claim will be initiated and completed by the buyer. COA: This fantastic artifact comes with a Certificate of Authenticity (unless otherwise stated) which is our guarantee GUARANTEE: Our items are guaranteed, and with us, you can buy with confidence. Collecting is a great hobby, and we want your experience to be a joyful one. Our buyers can count on a 100% money back guarantee. We pride ourselves in selling the best product available. For more great artifacts SEE OUR OTHER AUCTIONS! By bidding on our auction you acknowledge and agree to these terms. Payment I accept the following forms of payment: PayPal Shipping & Handling $10.00 USPS First-Class Mail® FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager.