Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)
- Attributed to the Parrish Painter
- Late Classical
- ca. 350–325 B.C.
- Greek, South Italian, Campanian
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 13 13/16 in. (35.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 161
Obverse, woman, youth, and dog
Reverse, two youths
On the neck, obverse and reverse, head of a youth
The meaning of the scene is not clear. The prominence of the dog is unusual, reflecting the Parrish Painter's independent bent.