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Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)

Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 450–400 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
3in. (7.6cm)
Other: 5 1/2in. (14cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5875
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Black glazed skyphos with reserved foot, band at rim.
Said to be from Cyprus

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