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Deep terracotta bowl

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Euboean
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 in. (12 cm) diameter 9 13/16 in. (25 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, David Tunick, in memory of his daughter, Allison Hope; and Nicholas S. Zoullas and Leon Levy Gifts, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.11.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
This bowl represents one of the simplest of vase shapes. Interestingly, it has no real counterpart among Attic decorated wares.
Gehrig, Ulrich. 1975. Antiken aus Berliner Privatbesitz : Ausstellung, Dezember 1975–Februar 1976, Antikenmuseum Berlin. no. 220, Berlin: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

Kilinski, Karl. 1994. "Contributions to the Euboean Corpus: More Black Figure Vases." Antike Kunst, 37(1): no. 15, pp. 3, 16.

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