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Terracotta amphoriskos (perfume vase)

Period:
Late Corinthian
Date:
ca. 575–550 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/8 in. (18.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, Ruth E. White Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
69.11.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On the body, fallow deer and panthers.
On the shoulder, goat and palmette-cross.
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