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Terracotta skyphos (drinking cup)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Lydian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm) diameter 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Society for the Exploration of Sardis, 1914
Accession Number:
14.30.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Decorated inside and out with five horizontal white bands.
Excavated at Sardis

Butler, Howard Crosby. 1922. The Excavations, 1910-1914, Sardis, Vol. 1, Pt. 1. p. 81, ill. 75 A, b4, Leiden: E.J. Brill.

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