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Terracotta vase fragment with griffin

Period:
Geometric or Archaic
Date:
8th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek, Lydian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
W. 2 5/8 in. (6.65 cm.) L. 3 3/8 in. (8.55 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Society for the Excavation of Sardis, 1926
Accession Number:
26.199.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Relief fragment in the form of a griffin head.
From Sardis

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