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Terracotta miniature vase with rudimentary handles

Period:
Archaic
Date:
7th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Laconian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/16 in. (2.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of A. J. B. Wace, 1924
Accession Number:
24.195.191
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Two rudimentary handles and traces of black paint.
From Sparta, the sanctuary of Artemis Orthia

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1925. "Votive Gifts to Artemis Orthia." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 20(6): p. 158.

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