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Terracotta kantharos (drinking cup) with vertical ring handles

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 15/16 in. (7.4 cm); diameter 3 3/4 in. (9.6 cm); width with handles 6 in. (15.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.233
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Black glaze kantharos without decoration.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 20, Gallatin pl. 32.7, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

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