Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)
- 5th century B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; black-glaze
- H. 7.59 cm.
- Credit Line:
- Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
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On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
This type of skyphos, with fine walls that taper to a narrow base, originated in Corinth during the seventh century B.C. and continued to be made in Athens into the fourth century B.C.