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Terracotta calyx-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water)

Period:
Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H.: 17 3/16 in. (43.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.459
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
A laurel wreath circles the bowl.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1891. Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 21: pp. 502-3.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1892. Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 22: pp. 534, 552.

Kopcke, Gunter H. 1964. "Schwarzfirniskeramik." Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, Römische Abteilung, 79: pp. 31 n. 36, 68.

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