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Terracotta oinochoe (wine jug)

Attributed to an artist in the Sydney Cluster
Period:
Early Corinthian
Date:
ca. 620–590 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.225.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Decorated with a frieze of animals (griffin, sphinxes, panther, boar, stag, lion) and designs.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 47, fig. 25, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 55, fig. 31, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 55, fig. 31, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 37, 185, pl. 25h, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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