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Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. x width 3 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (9.5 x 19 cm); diameter 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Dietrich von Bothmer, 1948
Accession Number:
48.136.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Handles flush with rim with ringbase and no decoration.
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