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Terracotta askos (flask with a spout and handle over the top)

Period:
Early Hellenistic
Date:
late 4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Campanian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1100
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On the top, head of a woman in profile.
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