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Terracotta skyphos (drinking cup)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Lydian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm) diameter 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Society for the Exploration of Sardis, 1916
Accession Number:
16.75.14
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
White slip, with zigzag, and crosses and dots in squares.
Excavated at Sardis

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

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