Terracotta phiale (libation bowl)
- ca. 575–550 B.C.
- Terracotta; bucchero pesante
- H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); diameter 8 1/8 in. (20.7 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1916
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
The shape is rare in bucchero. This example seems to be a literal translation from the more common metallic versions ultimately derived from Near Eastern prototypes.