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Terracotta oinochoe (wine jug)

Period:
Early Corinthian
Date:
ca. 600 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Mohammad Yeganeh, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.223
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Two high loop handles; decoration of two padded dancers on each side.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1976. "One Hundred Sixth Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1975, through June 30, 1976." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Annual Report, 106: p. 46.

Mcphee, Ian. 2004. "Classical Pottery from Ancient Corinth." Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies, 47: p. 16, fig. 13.

Mcphee, Ian. 2005. "The Corinth Oinochoe. One- and Two -handled Jugs in Ancient Corinth." Hesperia, 74(1): p. 52, fig. 10.

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