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Terracotta aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a sandaled right foot

Period:
Archaic
Date:
mid-6th century B.C.
Culture:
Rhodian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm) length 4 1/16 in. (10.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.97.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Vase in the form of a sandaled right foot.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1924. "Small Greek Antiquities: Recent Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 19 (12): p. 294.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 43, 190, pl. 30h, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Pinney, Gloria Ferrari and Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway. 1979. Aspects of Ancient Greece no. 65, pp. 136-37, Allentown, Penn.: Allentown Art Museum.

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