Terracotta tripod kothon (vessel for perfumed oil)
- Attributed to the Group of the Boeotian Dancers
- 2nd quarter of the 6th century B.C.
- Greek, Boeotian
- Terracotta; black-figure
- H. 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)
diameter 7 1/16 in. (17.9 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Helen H. Mertens, 1982
- Accession Number:
- 1982.473a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Animals flanking floral ornament decorate the body; sphinxes, riders, and padded dancers are between the legs; animals and pairs of padded dancers are on the legs.