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Terracotta amphoriskos (oil flask)

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/8 in. (18.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.72
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
With stamped patterns.
Richter, Gisela M. A. and Marjorie J. Milne. 1935. Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases. pp. 3-4, fig. 31, New York: Plantin Press.

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