Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)
- last quarter of the 6th century B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; black-figure
- H. 15 15/16 in. (40.5 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Fletcher Fund, 1926
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Obverse, between eyes, Dionysos with maenad and satyr
Reverse, between eyes, satyr and maenad
This vase belongs to a class of neck-amphorae of the late sixth century B.C. in which the decoration is confined to the shoulder, often between eyes.