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Seán Hemingway, curator, Department of Greek and Roman Art, discusses early twentieth-century reproductions of works from Sir Arthur Evans's historic excavations of Minoan Crete and Heinrich Schliemann's Mycenaean Greece.
This lecture was recorded on September 9, 2011, in conjunction with the exhibition Historic Images of the Greek Bronze Age: The Reproductions of E. Gilliéron & Son, on view May 17, 2011, through June 17, 2012.
Eros, God of Love
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Faience aryballos (oil flask) in the form of a hedgehog
Faience aryballos (oil bottle) in the form of a hedgehog
Faience aryballos (oil flask) in the form of a head wearing an animal skin
Faience aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a head of Acheloös
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Richter, Gisela M.A. 1934. "Two Faience Aryballoi." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 29(5): p. 81.
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