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Eros, God of Love
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Terracotta tripod kothon (vessel for perfumed oil)
Terracotta tripod pyxis (box)
Bronze kothon (vessel for perfumed oil)
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 152
Animals flanking floral ornament decorate the body; sphinxes, riders, and padded dancers are between the legs; animals and pairs of padded dancers are on the legs.
von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1983. Notable Acquisitions 1982-1983. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 8-9.
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