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Terracotta oinochoe: olpe (jug)

Related to the Group of the Early Olpai
Period:
Archaic
Date:
1st half of 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
6 3/4in. (17.1cm) Other (height with handle): 6 3/4in. (17.1cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of the American Society for the Excavation of Sardis, 1926
Accession Number:
26.164.28
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Two panthers.
Excavated at Sardis

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 40, 186, pl. 26b, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 15, no. 1, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Oliver, Andrew Jr. 1968. "Lydia." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 26(5): p. 199, fig. 8.

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