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Terracotta kantharos (drinking cup)

Attributed to the Group of Vatican G.116
Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 300 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; Malacena black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm); diameter of mouth 5 13/16 in. (14.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1903
Accession Number:
03.24.23
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Two-handled, no decoration; associated with the Malacena Workshop.
Beazley, John D. 1947. Etruscan Vase Painting. no. 69, p. 232, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2008. "A Third-Century B.C.E. Etruscan Tomb Group from Bolsena in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." American Journal of Archaeology, 112: p. 431, fig. 7.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 6.31, pp. 195, 208, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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