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Terracotta bottle

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
late 4th–early 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Gnathian
Medium:
Terracotta; applied color
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1896
Accession Number:
96.18.34
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Pattern of bows and rosettes.
Said to be from Southern Italy

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