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Terracotta alabastron (perfume vase)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
mid-7th–mid-6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
37.128.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Alabastron with two lions with a bird between them.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1938. "Notes: A Gift for the Collection of Greek and Roman Art." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 33(1): p. 27, fig. 2.

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