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Amphora

Period:
Archaic
Date:
2nd half of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; bucchero pesante
Dimensions:
Overall: 23 1/4in. (59cm) Other (diameter of mouth): 10 1/8in. (25.7cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1021.39
Not on view
On each side, Pegasus and a sphinx; handles in form of caryatids.
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