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Fragment of a terracotta krater (mixing bowl)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
3 3/4 × 7 1/4 × 3/8 in. (9.6 × 18.4 × 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Acquired by exchange from The University Museum, Philadelphia, 1955
Accession Number:
55.71.9
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On the neck, wild goats.
On the shoulder, fallow deer.
From Egypt, Naukratis

Kardara, Chrysoula. 1963. Rodiakē Angeiographia, Vivliothēkē tēs en Athēnais Archaiologikēs Hetaireias, vol. 49. no. 17, p. 233, Athens: Hē en Athēnais Archaiologikē Hetaireia.

Markoe, Glenn and Nancy J. Serwint. 1985. Animal Style on Greek and Etruscan Vases : An Exhibition at the Robert Hull Fleming Museum. no. 32, pp. 31, 34, Burlington, Vermont: Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont.

Villing, Alexandra. 2015. "http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/online_research_catalogues/ng/naukratis_greeks_in_egypt.aspx." Naukratis: Greeks in Egypt. GG.263, London: British Museum.

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