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Terracotta aryballos (oil flask)

Signed by Nearchos as potter
Period: Archaic
Date: ca. 570 B.C.
Culture: Greek, Attic
Medium: Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions: H. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm)
Classification: Vases
Credit Line: Purchase, The Cesnola Collection, by exchange, 1926
Accession Number: 26.49

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