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Terracotta jug with lid

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 550–500 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; bucchero pesante
Dimensions:
H.: 16 7/8 in. (42.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.119a–c
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Round mouth and cover surmounted by cock.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.76c, pp. 98–100, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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