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Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)

Period:
Classical
Date:
2nd quarter of the 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm) diameter 5 9/16 in. (14.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.21.33
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Ringbase; the handles are those of a kylix.
Richter, Gisela M. A. and Marjorie J. Milne. 1935. Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases. p. 28, fig. 173, New York: Plantin Press.

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