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Terracotta flask

Date:
2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.1891
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On the shoulder is barbotine decoration inset with small chunks of colored glass.
Said to be from Rome

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