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Eros, God of Love
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Terracotta stemmed dish
Shallow terracotta dish with lid
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 171
The edge of the lip is articulated with horizontal grooves and with four spools or rotelles. The rotelles in particular give a metallic impression, for they typically serve on metal vases for the attachment of swinging handles.
Excavated at Sardis
Oliver, Andrew, Jr. 1968. "Lydia." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 26(5): p. 199, fig. 8.
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