Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)
- ca. 500 B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; black-figure
- H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); diameter 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); width with handles 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1941
- Accession Number:
Birds appear with some frequency on vases at the end of the sixth century B.C. Roosters, geese, herons, and guinea fowl belonged to Athenian households.