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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 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Albert Gallatin, 1923
Accession Number:
23.193
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Stripes around body.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1924. "Early Greek and Etruscan Vases: Recent Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 19 (4): p. 98.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 26, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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