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Terracotta miniature vase with one handle

Period:
Archaic
Date:
7th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Laconian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of A. J. B. Wace, 1924
Accession Number:
24.195.192
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
One handle and wide lip, 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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