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Terracotta krater

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Lydian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 13 3/16 in. (33.5 cm) diameter 13 7/16 in. (34.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Society for the Exploration of Sardis, 1914
Accession Number:
14.30.24
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Dark glaze, two white bands on shoulder, white dots on neck, white lines on lip.
Excavated at Sardis

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 192, pl. 32e, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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