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Terracotta mug

Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Norman Jacobson, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.571.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
This form of ribbed mug is known in both Attic and South Italian fabrics that are often difficult to distinguish.
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