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Terracotta aryballos (oil flask)

Period:
Protocorinthian
Date:
late 8th–early 7th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.139.88
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Narrow bands on body, conventional ornaments on shoulder.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 26, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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