Wine jug

Wine jug


1. Technical data

  • Name: Wine jug.
  • Author: The Greeks whoi lived in Messenia.
  • Date or period of production and/or use:Third Century B.C.
  • Building or production material: Ceramics.
  • Origin: It was made in Messenia by the Greeks.

2. More information

Purpose or use: It was probably used for offerings.

Description of their features: It is broken and reconstructed. The dark parts are original, The light parts have been added.

Aesthetic Description/Artistic style: It is similar to objects that exist nowadays.

Who loaded it and/or conserve: The Greeks produced it.

How did it get to our days: It was buried int the area known as Ecclesiasterium together with many other fragments of pottery of the same age.


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