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Terracotta oinochoe with lid (wine jug)

Period:
Early Corinthian
Date:
ca. 620 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. with cover 7 9/16 in. (19.2 cm) diameter of cover 3 5/16 in. (8.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.139.9a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Trefoil lip and lid, decorated with two friezes of panthers, birds, a goat, a ram, and a siren.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1923. "Early Greek Vases." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 18(7): p. 177.

Payne, Humfry. 1931. Necrocorinthia: A Study of Corinthian Art in the Archaic Period. no. 138, pl. 13.1, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 183, pl. 23f, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1978. Antichnoe iskusstvo iz muzeia Metropoliten, Soedinennye Shtaty Ameriki: Katalog vystavki. no. 17, Moscow: Sovetskii Khudozhnik.

Markoe, Glenn and Nancy J. Serwint. 1985. Animal Style on Greek and Etruscan Vases : An Exhibition at the Robert Hull Fleming Museum. no. 5, pp. 12, 15, Burlington, Vermont: Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont.

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