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Faience aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a head of Acheloös

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H.: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Faience
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.2394
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Faience aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a head of Acheloös.
Excavated on Rhodes

1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 166, p. 251.

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