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Terracotta oinochoe (jug) in the form of the head of Herakles

Attributed to the Class N: The Cook Class of Head Vases
Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 480 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H. 4 15/16 in. (12.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation and Nicholas S. Zoullas Gifts, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.11.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Jug in the form of a head of a man.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1986. "One Hundred Sixteenth Annual report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1985 through June 30, 1986." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 116: p. 29.

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