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Terracotta plate

Possibly by the Chimaera Painter
Period:
Middle Corinthian
Date:
ca. 595–570 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
diameter 3 5/8in. (9.3cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1021.26
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
A man lies in bed, and his lyre hangs above.
Said to be from Corinth

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1906. "Collection of Greek and Roman Vases." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1(6): pp. 78-9, fig. 2.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1926. Ancient Furniture: A History of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Furniture. p. 68, fig. 179, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 38, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1966. The Furniture of the Greeks, Etruscans and Romans. p. 55, fig. 295, London: Phaidon Press.

Maas, Martha and Jane McIntosh Snyder. 1989. Stringed Instruments of Ancient Greece. pp. 37, 50, fig. 14e, New Haven: Yale University Press.

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