Terracotta aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a helmeted head
6th century B.C.
H. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1921
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Decorated with palmette and rosettes.
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