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Terracotta aryballos (perfume vase)

Period:
Protocorinthian
Date:
7th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward Robinson, 1918
Accession Number:
18.91
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Pointed aryballos decorated with two warriors, two women, sphinxes, and a bird.
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Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1994. Oidipous-Theseus, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vol. 7. Sphinx, no. 131, Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

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