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Terracotta oinochoe (jug)

Attributed to the Painter of Munich 237
Period:
Middle Corinthian
Date:
ca. 590–570 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. with handle 15 11/16 in. (39.9 cm) H. without handle 13 11/16 in. (34.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1896
Accession Number:
96.18.62
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Three friezes with animals.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 53, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Payne, Humfry. 1931. Necrocorinthia: A Study of Corinthian Art in the Archaic Period. no. A 1094, p. 315, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Benson, Jack Leonard. 1969. "The Three Maidens Group." American Journal of Archaeology, 73(2). pp. 116, 121, pl. E2.

Amyx, Darrell A. 1988. Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period. p. 156, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

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