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Terracotta jar with nautiluses

Period:
Late Helladic IIIA
Date:
ca. 1400–1300 B.C.
Culture:
Helladic, Mycenaean
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 21 1/4 in. (54 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.147.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Bands, scrolls and nautiluses in setting of rocks and plants.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1920. Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition: Loans and Special Features. p. 2, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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