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Terracotta amphora (storage jar)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 530 B.C.
Culture:
Rhodian (Fikellura)
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 11 11/16 in. (29.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.160.35
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Scroll and lotus designs.
Found on Cyprus

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1924. "Early Greek and Etruscan Vases: Recent Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 19 (4): p. 97, fig. 2.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 42, 189, pl. 29g, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1979. Greek Art of the Aegean Islands. no. 123, p. 165, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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