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Terracotta oinochoe (jug)

Period:
Geometric
Date:
ca. 700 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 5/16in. (13.5cm) Other (height with cover): 6 3/16in. (15.7cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.198.1a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
The neck and body are decorated with shields. On the shoulder, hounds course a hare.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1913. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1912, Vases." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 8 (7): pp. 155-6, fig. 6.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 50, fig. 27, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 60-61, fig. 35, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 60-61, fig. 35, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 39, 186, pl. 26a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Follmann-Schulz, Anna-Barbara. 1971. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. Deutschland. Hannover--Kestner-Museum, 34. 15 sub. 1966.7, München: Beck.

Kourou, Nota. 1987. "À propos de quelques ateliers de céramique fine, non tournée du type 'argien monochrome'." Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique, 111(1): p. 39 n. 37.

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