Terracotta holmos (stand)
- 700–650 B.C.
- Terracotta; impasto
- H. 26 in. (66 cm); diameter of mouth 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase by subscription, 1896
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Many elements of these large terracotta stands, especially the perforations and bosses, indicate that their designs are based on metallic prototypes imported to Italy from the ancient Near East.