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Terracotta one-handled skyphos (deep drinking cup)

Period:
Geometric
Date:
late 8th century–early 7th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, possibly Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
2 1/2 x 4 3/4in. (6.4 x 12.1cm); diameter 3 13/16in. (9.7cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Brummer, 1957
Accession Number:
57.12.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Around the lip, seven running dogs
Amyx, Darrell A. 1988. Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period. p. 152, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

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