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Historic Images of the Greek Bronze Age: The Reproductions of E. Gilliéron and Son

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Terracotta oinochoe: chous (jug)

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
mid-4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel G. Ward, 1875
Accession Number:
75.2.13
  • Provenance

    Said to have been found in the vicinity of Athens

    Before 1874, found in the vicinity Athens; briefly, with Professor Athanasios Sergiou Rhousopoulos, Athens; by 1874, purchased by Samuel G. Ward from Prof. A.S. Rhousopoulos, Athens; acquired 1875, gift of Samuel G. Ward.

  • References

    Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1881. Twelfth Annual Report of the Trustees of the Association for eight months ending December 31, 1881. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 70.

    van Hoorn, Gerard. 1951. Choes and Anthesteria. Leiden: Brill, no. 743, fig. 59.

    Metzger, Henri. 1965. Recherches sur l'imagerie athénienne. Paris: E. de Boccard, no. 41, p. 117, note 6 .

    Woodford, Susan. 1966. "Exemplum virtutis: A Study of Heracles in Athens in the second half of the 5th century B.C.." Ph.D. Diss. no. 19. University Microfilms International.

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