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Terracotta aryballos in the form of a sandaled foot

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
length 3 9/16in. (9.1cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of F. W. Rhinelander, 1898
Accession Number:
98.8.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Sandled left foot with ankle.
McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1933. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. p. 60, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Lullies, Reinhard. 1935. Antike Kleinkunst in Königsberg Pr. no. 94, p. 42, Königsberg Pr: Gräfe und Unzer.

Ducat, Jean. 1966. Les Vases plastiques rhodiens archaïques en terre cuite. p. 184 n .23, Paris: E. de Boccard.

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