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Terracotta skyphos (drinking cup)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 600–575 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Laconian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H.: 3 5/8 in. (9.3 cm) Overall: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Bothmer Purchase Fund, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.11.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Double-decker, decorated with rays at base, bands of dots at lip.
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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