Terracotta amphora fragment with stamped handle

Greek, Rhodian

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171

There are two stamps on the handle. On the top is a large circular stamp with a central rose emblem; the surrounding inscription gives the name of the annual official Xenophantos and the month Sminthios. On the side is a small square stamp with the letter B, representing the number 2.

The Inscription reads Ἐπι Ξενοφαντου Σμινθίου

Terracotta amphora fragment with stamped handle, Terracotta, Greek, Rhodian

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