Terracotta amphora (jar) with lid
- last quarter of 6th century B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; black-figure
- Overall: 17 3/8in. (44.2cm)
Other (height with cover): 19 11/16in. (50cm)
Other (height without cover): 17 3/8in. (44.2cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of F. W. Rhinelander, 1898
- Accession Number:
- 98.8.9a, b
Obverse, chariot with gods
Reverse, warrior arming
It is rare for a lid to be preserved with the vase for which it was made. This is such a case, illustrating the original appearance of the amphora.