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Terracotta lid of a stamnos (jar)

Attributed to the Menelaos Painter
Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 450 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
Diam.: 10 3/16 in. (25.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1021.68b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 159
The cover which was given the number 06.1021.68b belongs to the stamnos 06.1021.178.
Said to be from Capua

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 59, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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