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Terracotta pelike (jar)

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
ca. 400–350 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 21 1/8 in. (53.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.804
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
A necklace with pendants adorns the neck.
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